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 »

Where did the US marines plant the US flag?

The raised it in many places, but most famously during WWII, atop mount Mount Suribachi, on the Japanese held island of Iwo Jima.

When did they plant the u.s. flag on the moon?

The U.S. flag was planted on the moon July 20, 1969, by the crew of Apollo 11. Neil Armstrong, the first man on the moon, and Buzz Aldrin were the astronauts who placed the flag.Source:NASA: The Gr... Read More »

The Difference Between the Mountaineers & the Girondins?

The Montagnards (in English, Mountaineers) and the Girondins were two competing revolutionary factions during the French Revolution. Each faction actively sought to overthrow the monarchy, although... Read More »