Bear Grylls

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Bear Grylls

Edward "Bear" Grylls (born 7 June 1974) is a British Adventurer. He has been the Chief Scout since 2009.[1] He climbed Mount Everest when he was 23. He broke the record for the youngest British person to climb the mountain. Grylls has been in many television programmes.[2]

Grylls grew up in Donaghadee, County Down and Bembridge, Isle of Wight. He was educated at Eton College and Birkbeck, University of London.

His wife is Shara Cannings Knight and his parents are Sir Michael Grylls and Lady Grylls.

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  1. Jane Dudman (12 January 2011). "Leading questions: Bear Grylls, chief Scout". The Guardian. Retrieved 26 September 2012. 
  2. "Bear-faced cheek of adventurer who sneaked off to hotels", Daily Mail, London, 23 July 2007 

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