Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Perm Zoo in Russia

This record may be a duplicate record with Jony at Almaty Zoo (Alma-Ata Zoo)
dead elephant ☨ ♂ John  dead elephant
Jonny as baby, 1966.
Jonny as baby, 1966.
Alternative name: Jonny


EEP nr6611


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 46 years old
Born:* 1965 wild
Birth place:
Dead: 2011-06-23?
Death reason: disease: heart attack
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 1986-02-18
(dead † 1986-03-16)
noname EEP id: 8604
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Perm Zoo, in Russia

Date of arrival

1966-08-15Perm Zoo
from Zoocentrum Moskwa (Objed)

Record history
History of updates2009-09-14: possible association
2011-06-05: corrected sex
2011-06-25: death
2011-06-25: image
2011-07-05: Cause of death RE
2018-10-01: link to EleWiki submitted
2020-05-09: NOT duplicate with 3986

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
Google map
Random literature
This record may be a duplicate record with Jony at Almaty Zoo (Alma-Ata Zoo)

† John is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 2011-06-23? at Perm Zoo, in Russia, . Official death reason described as heart attack.


Total: 1 babies

  1. (F) 1986-02-18 -- † 1986-03-16 noname EEP id: 8604


John was born wild 1965.

Comments / pictures

Contradictory records:

EEG state arrival in Perm 1967-09-01

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2021). John, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Perm Zoo in Russia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 19 May 2022 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:


Relevant links

Internal relevant links

External relevant links (Opens in new window)

Search more on the web for John

(The name John is already submitted into the link, just click on the link for relevant results)

Categories2011 deaths | 1965 births | Breeding bulls | EEP | Elephants from Perm Zoo | Russia | Asian elephants

About this documentThis document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24 with valid HTML5 Valid CSS

Elephant Encyclopedia and database

Established 1995
Established 2006
Your ip: