Ravi an Asian elephant at Kiev Zoo


 ☨ ♂ Ravi  

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 15 years old
Origin
Born:* 1954 unknown
Birth place: in India unspecified location
Imported:1955?
Death
Dead date: 1969-06-00
Death reason: unknown:
Locations
Present / last location:Kiev Zoo, in Ukraine

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1956-07-15Kiev Zoo
from Odessa Zoo
Odessa Zoo 1955-08-21
from Unknown
Unknown
from India unspecified location

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† Ravi is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Kiev Zoo, in Ukraine, of from unknown reasons in 1969-06-00. (see detailed list).

Origin


Ravi was born unknown 1954 at India unspecified location. and imported 1955?


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1954: Ravi was a gift to Soviet children from India's Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru.

1956: When in July 15, 1956 male Ravi and female Shashi arrived in the zoo they were about 2 years old. They came to Kyiv from Odessa zoo, where they lived for 11 months.

1969: Male Ravi lived for 15 years and died in June 1969.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Ravi, an Asian elephant at Kiev Zoo in Ukraine. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 12 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=7989. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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