Harry at Berlin Zoo

† Harry
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 54 years old
Body height: 3.10 meter, 10.2 feet
Dead date: 1934
Death reason: unknown:
People killed:1
Location:Berlin Zoo
ArrivedBerlin Zoo 1905-06-08
from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen) 1904-11-00
from Giza Zoological Garden
Giza Zoological Garden 1885-00-00
from
Born:1880 wild
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 2 babies

  1. (F) 1906-12-18 -- † 1907-01-12 Editha, EEP nr: 0602
  2. (F) 1928-09-20 -- † 1939 Kalifa II, EEP nr: 2801
Document updated2012-02-29: height, mankiller
Harry was one of the larger bulls ever.

Mankiller: After he broke his tusks, he started to attack the cows, and also killed an elephant keeper, why he was kept isolated.

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