Who Was the First Woman to Climb Mount Everest?

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Junko Tabei is a Japanese mountain-climber, who became the first woman to reach the summit of Mount Everest on May 16, 1975. Junko Tabei climbed the Mount Everest from the South-East Ridge route.
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New Zealander Edmund Hillary and Nepali sherpa climber Tenzing Norgay were the first to reach the summit of Mount Everest at 11:30 am on May 29, 1953.
Junko Tabei was the first woman to ascend Mount Everest on May 16, 1975.
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