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K2 Fatalities

No. Name   S Nationality Date Exp. Route Location Cause
1 Dudley Wolfe     American Jul 30, 1939 American SE ridge Camp VII , 7550 m probably altitude-sickness,exhaustion
2 Pasang Kikuli     Nepalese Sherpa Jul 31, 1939 American SE ridge between Camp VI and VII disappeared
3 Pasang Kitar     Nepalese Sherpa Jul 31, 1939 American SE ridge between Camp VI and VII disappeared
4 Pintso     Nepalese Sherpa Jul 31, 1939 American SE ridge between Camp VI and VII disappeared
5 Arthur Gilkey     American Aug 10, 1953 American SE ridge near Camp VII (7450 m) avalanche
6 Mario Puchoz     Italian Jun 21, 1954 Italian SE ridge Camp II (5900 m) pneumonia
7 Nicholas J. Estcourt     British Jun 12, 1978 British W ridge near Camp II avalanche
8 Ali, Son of Kazim     Pakistani Jun 9, 1979 International SE ridge Savoia glacier fall into crevasse
9 Laskhar Khan     Pakistani Aug 19, 1979 French SSW ridge between Camp III and IV stroke
10 Halina Krüger-Syrokomska   f Polish Jul 30, 1982 Polish SE ridge Camp II (6700 m) stroke
11 Yukihiro Yanagisawa     Japanese Aug 15, 1982 Japanese N ridge during descent fall
12 Daniel Lacroix     French Jul 7, 1985 French SE ridge during descent disappeared
13 Alan Pennington     American Jun 21, 1986 American SSW ridge at about 6000 m avalanche
14 John Smolich     American Jun 21, 1986 American SSW ridge at about 6000 m avalanche
15 Liliane Barrard     f French Jun 24, 1986 French SE ridge during descent fall
16 Maurice Barrard     French Jun 24, 1986 French SE ridge during descent disappeared
17 Tadeusz Piotrowski     Polish Jul 10, 1986 International S face during descent fall
18 Renato Casarotto     Italian Jul 16, 1986 Italian/Spanish Basque SSW ridge at about 5100 m fall into crevasse
19 Wojciech Wróź     Polish Aug 3, 1986 Polish SSW ridge during descent fall
20 Mohammad Ali     Pakistani Aug 4, 1986 South Korean SE ridge near Camp I hit by rockfall
21 Julie Tullis     f British Aug 7, 1986 International SE ridge Camp IV (8000 m) probably altitude-sickness,exhaustion
22 Alan Rouse     British Aug 10, 1986 British SE ridge Camp IV (8000 m) probably altitude-sickness,exhaustion
23 Alfred Imitzer     Austrian Aug 10, 1986 Austrian SE ridge below Camp IV probably altitude-sickness,exhaustion
24 Hannes Wieser     Austrian Aug 10, 1986 Austrian SE ridge below Camp IV probably altitude-sickness,exhaustion
25 Dobrosława Miodowicz-Wolf    f Polish Aug 10, 1986 Polish SE ridge between Camp II and III unknown
26 Akira Suzuki     Japanese Aug 24, 1987 Japanese/Pakistani SE ridge about 8200 m fall
27 Hans Bärnthaler     Austrian Jul 28, 1989 Austrian E face nearby peak windslab avalanche
28 Adrián Benítez     Mexican Aug 14, 1992 International SE ridge below shoulder (7775 m) fall
29 Boštjan Kekec     Slovenian Jun 15, 1993 Slovenian SE ridge below Camp IV probably altitude-sickness,exhaustion
30 Dan Culver     Canadian Jul 7, 1993 American/Canadian SE ridge during descent fall
31 Daniel Bidner     Swedish Jul 30, 1993 International SE ridge above Camp IV cerebral edema, fall
32 Reinmar Joswig     German Jul 30, 1993 International SE ridge during descent fall
33 Peter Mezger     German Jul 30, 1993 International SE ridge during descent fall
34 Dmitri Ibragim-Zade     Ukrainian Jul 10, 1994 Ukrainian SE ridge about 8400 m fall ?
35 Aleksei Kharaldin     Ukrainian Jul 10, 1994 Ukrainian SE ridge about 8400 m exhaustion ?
36 Aleksandr Parkhomenko     Ukrainian Jul 10, 1994 Ukrainian SE ridge about 8400 m exhaustion ?
37 Steve Untch     American Jul 24, 1994 International SSE ridge above Camp I fall, broken rope
38 Juan Ignacio (Atxo) Apellaniz     Spanish Aug 10, 1994 Spanish Basque N ridge Camp II exhaustion
39 Jordi Anglés     Spanish Jul 6, 1995 Spanish Catalan SE ridge near Base Camp fall
40 Javier Escartín     Spanish Aug 13, 1995 Spanish Aragonese SSE ridge during descent disappeared during storm
41 Bruce Grant     New Zealander Aug 13, 1995 New Zealander SE ridge during descent disappeared during storm
42 Alison Hargreaves    f British Aug 13, 1995 International SE ridge during descent fall
43 Javier Olivar     Spanish Aug 13, 1995 Spanish Aragonese SSE ridge during descent disappeared during storm
44 Lorenzo Ortiz     Spanish Aug 13, 1995 Spanish Aragonese SSE ridge during descent fall
45 Rob Slater     American Aug 13, 1995 International SE ridge during descent disappeared during storm
46 Jeff Lakes     Canadian Aug 15, 1995 New Zealander SE ridge Camp II exhaustion
47 Lorenzo Mazzoleni     Italian Jul 29, 1996 Italian SE ridge about 8000 m fall
48 Igor Benkin     Russian Aug 14, 1996 Russian N ridge above 8000 m exhaustion, hypoxia
49 Mihai Cioroianu     Romanian Jul 10, 1999 Italian SE ridge below Camp I (6000 m) hit by rockfall
50 Park Young-Do     South Korean Jul 22, 2001 South Korean SSE ridge near Camp IV fall
51 Sher Ajman     Pakistani Jul 13, 2002 Spanish SSE ridge below Camp I avalanche
52 Muhammad Iqbal     Pakistani Jul 22, 2002 Chinese-Pakistani SE ridge near Camp III fall
53 Klaus-Dieter Grohs     German Jul 21, 2003 International SE ridge 8300 m fall
54 Lee Hwa-hyong     South Korean Jun 11, 2004 South Korean N ridge Camp 1 avalanche
55 Kim Jae-yong     South Korean Jun 11, 2004 South Korean N ridge Camp 1 avalanche
56 Pae Kyong-kyu     South Korean Jun 11, 2004 South Korean N ridge Camp 1 avalanche
57 Manel de la matta     Spanish Aug 15, 2004 Spanish Magic line Camp 1 Altitude sickness
58 Davoud Khadem Asl     Iran Jul 28, 2004 International SE ridge Camp 2-3 missing
59 Sergey Sokolov     Russian Jul 28, 2004 International SE ridge Camp 2-3 missing
60 Aleksandr Gubaev     Kyr Jul 28, 2004 International SE ridge Camp 2-3 missing
61 Uteshev Yury      Russian Aug 10, 2006 Russian SE ridge 8350m avalanche
62 Foygt Alexander     Russian Aug 10, 2006 Russian SE ridge 8350m avalanche
63 Kuvakin Arkadiy      Russian Aug 10, 2006 Russian SE ridge 8350m avalanche
64 Kuznetsov Petr     Russian Aug 10, 2006 Russian SE ridge 8350m avalanche
65 Nima Sherpa     Nepalese Sherpa Jul 20, 2007 South Korean SE ridge Bottleneck fall
66 Zavka Stefano   Italy Jul 20, 2007 Italian SE ridge Bottleneck disappeared
67 MANDIC Dren   Serbia Aug 1, 2008 Serbia SE ridge Bottleneck fall
68 BAIG (BEG) Jehan   Pakistan Aug 1, 2008 Pakistan SE ridge Bottleneck to C4 fall
69 BAE Rolf   Norway Aug 1, 2008 Norway SE ridge Bottleneck avalanche
70 KIM Hyo-Geong (Hyo-gyung)   South Korea Aug 1, 2008 South Korea SE ridge Bottleneck avalanche
71 PARK Kyeong-Hyo   South Korea Aug 1, 2008 South Korea SE ridge Bottleneck avalanche
72 HWANG Dong-Jin   South Korea Aug 1, 2008 South Korea SE ridge Bottleneck avalanche
73 BHOTE Jumic   Nepal Aug 1, 2008 Nepal SE ridge Bottleneck avalanche
74 BHOTE Pasang   Nepal Aug 1, 2008 Nepal SE ridge Bottleneck avalanche
75 McDONNELL Gerard   Ireland Aug 1, 2008 Ireland SSE ridge Bottleneck avalanche
76 D'AUBAREDE Hughes   France Aug 1, 2008 France SSE ridge Bottleneck avalanche
77 MEHERBAN Karim   Pakistan Aug 1, 2008 Pakistan SSE ridge Bottleneck avalanche