African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Platschow Elefantenhof in Germany

dead elephant ☨ ♂ Sahib  dead elephant
The african elephant bull Sahib.
The african elephant bull Sahib.



Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 29 years old
Born:* 1982 wild
Birth place: in Africa unspecified location
Dead: 2011-03-01
Death reason: unknown: heart problems
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Platschow Elefantenhof, in Germany

Date of arrival

2001-00-00Platschow Elefantenhof
from Circus Alfons Quaiser

Circus Alfons Quaiser
from Circus Arena (Markus Frank)

Circus Arena (Markus Frank)
from Circus Brazil Jack

1982-00-00Circus Brazil Jack
from Circus Arena (Markus Frank)

Record history
History of updates2011-06-05:�death

2011-07-31:�death date

2017-01-08: link
2018-08-24: link to EleWiki submitted
2023-04-07: Born in Africa

Latest document update2023-04-07 20:10:07
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† Sahib is a dead Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died 2011-03-01 at Platschow Elefantenhof, in Germany, . Official death reason described as heart problems.


Sahib was born wild 1982 at Africa unspecified location.

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Got ill in late summer of 2010.

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Sahib, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Platschow Elefantenhof in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 3 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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