Born on this day
1950 Marjan Gregorčič, Slovenian climber, who ascended Cho Oyu in 1992.
First ascents on this day
1974 Kangbachen (subsidiary peak of Kangchenjunga, 7903 m) by a Polish party.
Gone on this day
2013 Juan Josep (Juanjo) Garra, Spanish Catalan climber, who ascended Cho Oyu in 1994, Everest in 2000, Gasherbrum II in 2006, Broad Peak in 2007, Manaslu in 2008 and Lhotse in 2011, died on Dhaulagiri I, aged 49.