World Mountain Day: 10 women who made it to the top

On World Mountain Day, here's a list of 10 gutsy women who dared to dream what was considered impossible in their day and in their age

In 2016, Melissa Arnot became the first American woman to reach the top of Everest without the use of supplemental oxygen.

Melissa Arnot: In 2016, 32-year-old Melissa Arnot became the first American woman and only the seventh woman ever to reach the top of Everest and descend from there without the use of supplemental oxygen.

India's Bachendri Pal was the first woman to reach the Everest summit in 1984.

Bachendri Pal: India's Bachendri Pal was the first woman to reach the Everest summit in 1984. She was conferred with India's fourth highest civilian award, the Padma Shri, in 1984.