Bachendri Pal

1954 - Today

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Bachendri Pal (born 24 May 1954) is an Indian mountaineer, who in 1984 became the first Indian woman to reach the summit of Mount Everest. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bachendri Pal has received more than 1,179,392 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Bachendri Pal is the 36th most popular mountaineer (down from 34th in 2019), the 588th most popular biography from India and the most popular Indian Mountaineer.

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Among mountaineers, Bachendri Pal ranks 36 out of 44Before her are Verney Lovett Cameron, Fanny Bullock Workman, Ueli Steck, Apa Sherpa, Oh Eun-sun, and Ang Rita. After her are Denis Urubko, Edurne Pasaban, Gerlinde Kaltenbrunner, Joe Simpson, David Lama, and Erik Weihenmayer.

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Among people born in 1954, Bachendri Pal ranks 361Before her are George Lynch, Guy Gavriel Kay, Alfonso Zamora, Neal Schon, Shigeharu Ueki, and Jeffrey Combs. After her are Idrissa Ouédraogo, Tina Knowles, Oleg Romantsev, Andrei Sannikov, Corbin Bernsen, and Carly Fiorina.

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In India

Among people born in India, Bachendri Pal ranks 588 out of 1,227Before her are Ela Bhatt (1933), BP Koirala (1914), Raj Reddy (1937), Zakir Hussain (1951), Subhash Kak (1947), and Mahesh Bhatt (1948). After her are Jasraj (1930), Shatrughan Sinha (1945), K. J. Yesudas (1940), Rambhadracharya (1950), Jagdish Bhagwati (1934), and Saroj Khan (1948).


Among mountaineers born in India, Bachendri Pal ranks 1After her are Malavath Purna (2000).