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Bonington, Chris

Pronunciation: /ˈbɒnɪŋtən/
(B.1934), English mountaineer; full name Christian John Storey Bonington. He made the first British ascent of the north face of the Eiger in 1962 and led expeditions to Mount Everest in 1975 and 1985 (when he reached the summit).

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