Edmund Hillary and Sir John Hunt arrive in Delhi to heroes welcome after conquering Everest, India.
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Italians bomb Haifa in Palestine, setting fire to oil tank and damaging Mosque and graveyard.
People in Japan climb Fujiyama mountain to watch the sunrise.
Mounted police dressed up as Arabs take part in a display of horsemanship in Wanstead.
100,000 people are left homeless when Mount Etna erupts in Sicily.
Mount Etna erupts causing much destruction in Sicily.
Mount Etna erupts in Sicily.
Smoke billowing out of windows
Olympic torch starts its long journey from Greece to Mexico.