What year did mountaineers first plant the u.s. flag on top of mt. everest?

Answer The American flag was first planted at the summit of Mount Everest on May 1, 1963. The flag was placed by Jim Whittaker of Seattle, Washington, and his Sherpa guide Nawang Gombu. The expedition was... Read More »

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What year did the U.S. put the flag on Mt. Everest?

The American flag was first put on Mt. Everest in 1963. It was placed there by Barry Bishop, who was the first Ohioan to climb the mountain. Bishop was the photographer with a "National Geographic"... Read More »

Who were the first vegans who reached the peak of Mount Everest?

Tim Macartney-Snape, a vegetarian, was the first Australian to summit Everest and the first person ever to climb the mountain from sea to summit (in 1990, Macartney-Snape became the first person to... Read More »

What is the name of the West Virginia Mountaineers basketball coliseum?

WVU Coliseum is the home venue for the West Virginia Mountaineers men's and women's basketball teams. Opened in 1970, the venue holds 14,000 spectators and is also used for gymnastics, volleyball a... Read More »

What year did Betsy Ross sew the flag?

Betsy Ross finished the manufacturing and sewing of the first official stars-and-stripes American flag in late May or early June 1776. Ross, who owned her own upholstery business, was commissioned ... Read More »