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Sonam Gyatso
NameSonam Gyatso
Birth Date1923
Birth PlaceKewzing, Sikkim, India
Died22 April 1968 (aged 44–45)
Best Known forEverest summiting
AwardsPadma Bhushan, Padma Shri, Arjuna Award, Indian Mountaineering Foundation Gold MedalPema Dorji Award
GenderMale
NationalityIndian
NicknameSonam
ProfessionMountaineer

Sonam Gyatso was an Indian climber who was born on 1923 in Kewzing, Sikkim, India. She was first climber from Sikkim who reach Mount Everest in 1965. As per find information, she also awarded with Padma Bhushan, Padma Shri, Arjuna Award and many achievements.

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