Otzi The Iceman was discovered in the northern Alps in Europe September 19 1991 by two people hiking in the alps Helmut and Erika Simon. They were hiking in the alps when they accidentally stumbled across a head partly out of the snow, They thought it was a modern corpse from other hikers who had died which were recently found in the region. The body was found a few meters inside the Italian territory.
Otzi laying in the ground still partially buried in the ice and snow
The body was poorly recovered by Australian authorities where Otzi was taken to