† Benjamin is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus (Blue Unit), in United States, of accident in 1999-07-26. Official death reason described as drowned. (see detailed list).
Benjamin was born captive-born 1995-02-03 at Roman Schmitt Busch Garden.
Parents of Benjamin are: ♂ Vance (Matt) (father) and ♀ Josky (Patne) (mother).
Sometimes stated as born at Ringling, but according to EEG Benjamin was born at Roman Schmitt.
Benjamin drowned in a pond while playing. During the season, the train had stopped to water the elephants.
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