Chiquita at Circus Rancy (Cirque Rancy)

† Chiquita
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Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female, unknown years
Dead date: 1972-06-17
Death reason: euthanised: aggressive, killed Dany Renz in Issoire, France
Location:Circus Rancy (Cirque Rancy)
ArrivedCircus Rancy (Cirque Rancy)
from Paris Zoo Vincennes
Paris Zoo Vincennes
from Circus Rancy (Cirque Rancy)
Circus Rancy (Cirque Rancy)
from Fossett Brothers Circus (Fossetts Circus)
Fossett Brothers Circus (Fossetts Circus) 1964-00-00
from Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus European Tour
Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus European Tour 1963-00-00
from Fossett Brothers Circus (Fossetts Circus)
Fossett Brothers Circus (Fossetts Circus)
from Circus Rosaire
Born: wild
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. () 1972-06-17 stillborn
Document updated2012-09-19:
1972-06-16: Attacked her elephant keeper, and killed her owner director Dany Renz, who died 17 june on hospital, why she was euthanised the same day.

According to Mr A. Zoll in Munich, Chiquita was pregnant in 8 month (with Siam in Paris Zoo) by her death.

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