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TRIVIAL PURSUITS: The oldest and youngest to ascend Mount Everest

By PS | May 01, 2012

What age was the youngest person to reach the peak of Mount Everest?  The oldest person?

According to www.mnteverest.net, Temba Tsheri, 15, from Nepal was the youngest person to reach the peak of Mount Everest, and did so on May 22, 2001.  

Sherman Bull, 64, of New Canaan, Connecticut, is reportedly the oldest person to do so, on May 25, 2001.