Unterkircher, Karl

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Unterkircher, Karl Gender: M
born on 17 August 1970 at 05:30 (= 05:30 AM )
Place Selva di Val Gardena, Italy, 46n33, 11e48
Timezone MEDT h2e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Bordoni
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 23°49' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 23°58 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 14°59'


Italian-born mountain climber and guide, he was born in the Tyrol in the Dolomites where he found climbing fascinating even as a young man. He joined the paratroopers and taught others climbing skills. After his military service, he began mountaineering as a profession and became noted for finding new mountain routes and for his own skills. In 2004 he climbed Mount Everest and K2 within 53 days and without oxygen. His feat landed him in the Guiness Book of World Records.The recipient of many medals and prizes, he was awarded the Cavaliere Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italiana On July 15, 2008 he died while climbing Pakistan's Nanga Parbat's Rakhiot face. A ledge of snow collapsed under him, hurling his body into a crevasse.


  • Work : Gain social status 2004 (Set record for climbing)

Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni quotes birth certificate


  • Vocation : Travel : Adventurer
  • Vocation : Travel : Explorer (Mountain climber and guide)
  • Personal : Death : Accidental