Himself / Himself - Dictionary Corner
(book "The Feather Men" - as Sir Ranulph Fiennes, inspiration)
Book "Mind over Matter: The Epic Crossing of the Antarctic Continent" published by Delacorte Press (1994)
1 Print Biography |
3 Interviews |
1 Article |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Sir Ranulph Fiennes
6' 4½" (1.95 m)
Did You Know?
Is considered quite an adventurer. During a polar expedition, his sleds fell through the ice. During his attempt to retrieve them, his left hand sustained severe frostbite after only 3 minutes exposure to the water. His surgeon insisted on retaining the dead fingertips for several months, which was extremely painful. However, he lost patience with the painful wounds, so he amputated the dead part...