Born: July 20, 1919
Birthplace: Auckland, New Zealand
Died: January 11, 2008
Profile: Best known for being the first to summit Mount Everest. Knighted in 1953.
Number of Quotes: 3
It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.
People do not decide to become extraordinary. They decide to accomplish extraordinary things.
Well, we knocked the bastard off.