Eric Shipton

Eric Shipton bio

Birth Name: Eric Shipton

Occupation: Mountain Climber

Place Of Birth: Sri Lanka

Date Of Birth: August 1, 1907

Date Of Death: March 28, 1977

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

Eric Shipton was born on the 1st of August, 1907. He was popular for being a Mountain Climber. Mountain climber extraordinaire who was the the only member to complete all four expeditions to Everest in the 1930s.

Eric Shipton was born in Sri Lanka. He climbed a mountain at age 15, and within a couple of years he started devoting himself to climbing. He continued climbing even into his 50s, when he scaled a mountain in Patagonia, between Argentina and Chile.

Eric Shipton was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Eric Shipton was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

Eric Shipton is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Eric Shipton’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Eric Shipton’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Eric Shipton kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Eric Shipton was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Eric Shipton
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Eric Shipton was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Eric Shipton was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Eric Shipton had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Eric Shipton’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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