Seeta (Sita)
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Gran Circo Union in Mexico

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Seeta (Sita)  dead elephant



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀, unknown age
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Death reason: :
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Gran Circo Union, in Mexico

Date of arrival

1978-00-00Gran Circo Union
from Circus Vargas

1977-00-00Circus Vargas
from Carden & Johnson Circus

1972-00-00Carden & Johnson Circus
from Circus Bartok

1967-00-00Circus Bartok
from Hunt Brothers Circus

1949-00-00Hunt Brothers Circus
from Madeline Parks

1948-00-00Madeline Parks 1948-00-00
from Mysore Palace Temple

Record history
History of updates2010-05-12

Latest document update2018-04-29 16:32:27
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† Seeta (Sita) is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died at Gran Circo Union, in Mexico, .


Seeta (Sita) was born wild . and imported 1948

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Records about Seeta (Sita) from Bob Cline

DINNU, Female Asian
1948 - came to America from Mysore Palace or Bengalor Herd. Purchased by Madeline Park for Charlie Hunt
Trained by Louis Reed. then Roy Bush.
1949 to 1966 - Hunt Bros. Circus
1967 to 1969 - Circus Bartok
1972 - Carden & Johnson Circus
late-76/early-77 Circus Vargas (only for '77 season)
sold to a Mexican Circus
Bob Cline, author of the book "Americas elephants".
Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2024). Seeta (Sita), Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Gran Circo Union in Mexico. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 24 April 2024 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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