|(6481)||Tenzing = 1988 RH2|
Discovered 1982 September 9 by A. Mrkos at Kleť.
|Tenzing Norgay (1914-1986) was a Nepalese mountain climber of the
Sherpa tribe. On 1953 May 29, as members of a British party, Tenzing
Norgay and the New Zealand mountaineer Edmund Hillary became the first to
scale the summit of Mount Everest - and return. The name was suggested by
|(MPC 36945 | 1999 November 23)|