(6481) Tenzing = 1988 RH2
Discovered 1982 September 9 by A. Mrkos at Kle.
 Tenzing Norgay (1914-1986) was a Nepalese mountain climber of the Sherpa tribe. On 1953 May 29, as members of a British party, Tenzing Norgay and the New Zealand mountaineer Edmund Hillary became the first to scale the summit of Mount Everest - and return. The name was suggested by M. Tichý.
 (MPC 36945 | 1999 November 23)


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