Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Pak Bahadur (Bahadir) at Izmir Zoo


 ☨ ♂ Pak Bahadur (Bahadir)  




Identification

EEP nr5010

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 59 years old
Origin
Born:* 1948 unknown
Birth place:
Death
Dead: 2007-07-21
Death reason: anesthesia: operation due to foot problemss
Locations
Present / last location:Izmir Zoo, in Turkey

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1955-00-00Izmir Zoo

Document updated2009-04-10: death reason

2011-02-13: Text RE
2021-06-23: link to http://www.elephant-news.com/index.php?id=2510
Random literature
Description

† Pak Bahadur (Bahadir) is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died at Izmir Zoo, in Turkey, from anesthesia 2007-07-21. Official death reason described as operation due to foot problemss. (see detailed list).

Origin


Pak Bahadur (Bahadir) was born unknown 1948.


Comments / pictures

2007-07-22: Europes oldest elephant bull, Pak Bahadýr is dead

Pak Bahadur was considered the oldest living male elephant in Europe.

He was born in Pakistan in 1948, and he was later offered as a gift by the Pakistani government to the zoo in Izmir.

Pak Bahadur was kept as a single elephant until the arrival of Begumcan from India in 1998.



Pak Bahadur (Bahadir) on elephant-news.comElephant News: articles where Pak Bahadur (Bahadir) is mentioned on elephant-news.com

Pak Bahadur (Bahadir) is mentioned on Elephant News:

DateLinks which opens in new window
2007-07-23Europes oldest elephant bull, pak bahadýr is dead - Elephant News



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Pak Bahadur (Bahadir), Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Izmir Zoo in Turkey. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=516. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:


Links

Internal relevant links

Pak Bahadur (Bahadir) mentioned on our sister website www.elephant-news.com

2007-07-23Europes oldest elephant bull, pak bahadýr is dead - Elephant News

External relevant links (Opens in new window)

    Search more on the web for Pak Bahadur (Bahadir)

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

  • elephant-news.com
  • Asianelephant.net
  • Billboard
  • Buckles Blog
  • circushistory.org
  • Elephant_Commentator
  • Elefanten-Fotolexikon.eu
  • elefanten.wikia
  • Google Internet search
  • Google Books
  • ZooChat



  • Categories2007 deaths | 1948 births | Born in Pakistan | EEP | Elephants from Izmir Zoo | Turkey | Asian elephants



    This document was updated: 2021-06-23 18:56:59


    Elephant Encyclopedia and database
    ELEPHANT
    ENCYCLOPEDIA

    Established 1995
    ELEPHANT
    DATABASE
    Established 2006
    Search for keywords
    Your ip: 3.236.28.137