Rolf Knie Sr.

From the list of elephant persons Family: Knie

Rolf Knie Sr.
Profession circus director
Personal details
Born 1921-11-23 Wetzikon in Switzerland
Dead 1997-08-18 Rapperswil in Switzerland

Spouse(s) 1950 - 1997 Tina Knie

Country Switzerland

Work locations
Title director 1941-1992
Location at Circus Knie in Switzerland

Relevant literature
Biography details

Rudolf Knie Sr., circus director in Switzerland

Born 1921-11-23 in Switzerland dead 1997-08-18 in Switzerland , son of director Friedrich Knie and director Margrit Lippuner .

Rolf Knie Sr.

In 1956, Rolf Knie had seven young African elephants in the ring, five of them on loan from Basel Zoo.

Family


Total: 2 children

  1. Louis Knie Sr.. Born: 1951.
  2. Franco Knie. Born: 1954-09-08.

Siblings

Siblings through the father Friedrich Knie (1844-1941-04-27):

  1. Friedrich Knie

Rolf Knie Sr. s ancestral Ahnentafel:

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Rolf Knie Sr.
Born: 1921-11-23

Father:
Friedrich

Born: 1844

Paternal Grandfather:
Ludwig

Born: 1842
Paternal Great-grandfather:
Karl
Paternal Great-grandmother:
Anastasia
Paternal Grandmother:
Marie

Born: 1858
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Mother:
Margrit

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Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). director Franz Knie in Switzerland. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 3 July 2022 at https://www.elephant.se/person.php?id=823. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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Selected publications

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Categories director | circus | Circus Knie | Knie family | Born 1921 | Dead 1997 | People from Switzerland

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