Dr. Richard Byrd of Spokane stops while trekking to the base of K2. In addition to his adventures climbing mountains, the octogenarian was still practicing medicine at the age of 82 with the Rockwood Clinic when he died while hiking in Cuba on April 3, 2012.

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