Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Guruvayur Devaswom elephant camp in India

dead elephant ☨ ♂ Kannan  dead elephant


Local id Number ?
Kerala database nr660


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 55 years old
Born:* 1969 unknown
Birth place:
Dead: 2024-01-27
Death reason: age:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Guruvayur Devaswom elephant camp, in India

Date of arrival

Guruvayur Devaswom elephant camp
Record history
History of updates2018-03-19: unkn Kerala DCEK Nr

2018-05-06: DCEK Nr 660

2024-01-31: Updated as dead
2024-02-01: link to http://www.elephant-news.com/index.php?id=7938

Latest document update2024-02-01 15:05:33
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† Kannan is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 2024-01-27 at Guruvayur Devaswom elephant camp, in India, .


Kannan was born unknown 1969.

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In August 1985, Kannan was offered to the temple by Balram, a native of Thrissur.

2016-12: suffering from impaction

Kannan on elephant-news.com

Kannan is mentioned on Elephant News:

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2024-01-27 Guruvayur kannan, nine-time winner of elephant race, dies at 62 - Elephant News

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Koehl, Dan, (2024). Kannan, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Guruvayur Devaswom elephant camp in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 February 2024 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1943. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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2024-01-27Guruvayur kannan, nine-time winner of elephant race, dies at 62 - Elephant News

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