Frieda an Asian elephant at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

 ☨ ♀ Frieda  



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Dead date: 1956
Death reason: disease: Cerebral hemmorage
Present / last location:Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, in United States

Date of Arrival
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1940-12-00Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
from Frank Buck
Frank Buck 1939-00-00
from Al G Barnes-Sells Floto Circus
Al G Barnes-Sells Floto Circus 1937-00-00
from Al G. Barnes Circus
Al G. Barnes Circus 1930-00-00
from Sells-Floto Circus
Sells-Floto Circus 1906-00-00
from Otto Floto Dog and Pony Show
Otto Floto Dog and Pony Show 1904-00-00
from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
from Firma Carl Hagenbeck

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† Frieda is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, in United States, of disease in 1956. Official death reason described as Cerebral hemmorage. (see detailed list).


Frieda was born wild .

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Records about Frieda from Bob Cline
BABY FRIEDA 1903 - arrives in US from Hagenbeck Zoo in germany
Female Asian 1904 to 1905 - Otto Floto Dog & Pony Show
1906 to 1929 - Sells-Floto Circus
1930 to 1935 - Al G. Barnes Circus
1937 to 1938 - Al G. Barnes / Sells Floto Circus
1939 to 1940 - Frank Buck @ New York Worlds Fair
1940 to 1957 - Cleveland Zoo in Cleveland Ohio
Died - Nov. 17, 1957 at the zoo. ( Cerebral hemmorage )

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Frieda, an Asian elephant at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 16 May 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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