Dr Karl G. Henize (Karl G. Henize)

Dr Karl G. Henize

Astronaut. Crewmember aboard the Space Shuttle Challenger. Their mission lasted from July 29, 1985, to August 6, 1985. Dr. Henize died of a heart attack while attempting to climb Mount Everest. He was buried on Changste Glacier on Mount Everest. (bio by: Erik Lander) Cause of death: High Altitude Pulmonary Edema


  • October, 16, 1926
  • USA


  • October, 10, 1993
  • USA

Cause of Death

  • High Altitude Pulmonary Edema


  • Mount Everest
  • Sagarmatha
  • Nepal

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