Famous Austrian Mountaineers

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Heinrich Harrer
(Mountaineer)
Heinrich Harrer
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Birthdate: July 6, 1912
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: H├╝ttenberg, Austria
Died: January 7, 2006

Austrian mountaineer, sportsman, geographer, and author Heinrich Harrer was part of the climbing team that made the first ascent of the North Face of the Eiger. He took part in expeditions to Alaska, the Andes, and the Mountains of the Moon in central Africa in his later years. As a writer, he published Seven Years in Tibet. 

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Gerlinde Kaltenbrunner
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Birthdate: December 13, 1970
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kirchdorf an der Krems
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Hermann Buhl
(Mountaineer, Mountain guide)
Hermann Buhl
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Birthdate: September 21, 1924
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Innsbruck
Died: June 27, 1957
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Peter Habeler
(Explorer, Mountaineer)
Peter Habeler
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Birthdate: July 22, 1942
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mayrhofen