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Happy 61st Birthday, Fatou!
Topic Started: Apr 16 2018, 06:32 PM (117 Views)
George K
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Finally
Fatou the gorilla

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Fatou the gorilla, believed to be one of the world's oldest, is celebrating her 61st birthday at Berlin's zoo — nearly six decades after she found her way to Germany from a French bar.

Zookeepers on Friday presented Fatou a rice cake decorated with the number 61 in fruit.

The zoo says she shares the title of world's oldest female gorilla with Trudy, a gorilla at the zoo in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Still, it's not entirely clear how old she is. Fatou arrived in Berlin in 1959, finding her way there after a sailor used the young gorilla as payment at a bar in the French port city of Marseille.

She isn't the oldest inhabitant of the zoo, however. Ingo the flamingo, who arrived there in 1948, has that honor.

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The female Gorilla Fatou eats a 'rice-cake' to celebrate her 61st birthday at the zoo in Berlin, Germany, Friday, April 13, 2018. According to Zoo officials Fatou is together with Gorilla Trudy at a Zoo in Little Rock at the United State the oldest living female gorilla in the world. Both Gorillas are around 61 years.
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She doesn’t look a day over 45.
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HOLY CARP!!!
jon-nyc
Apr 17 2018, 12:52 AM
She doesn’t look a day over 45.
Yes. I'd still hit that.
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Klaus
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HOLY CARP!!!
The "cake" actually looked pretty tasty.
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I’d hit that cake.
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Mikhailoh
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I wonder what the sailor got for her in a bar.
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George K
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Mikhailoh
Apr 17 2018, 03:35 AM
I wonder what the sailor got for her in a bar.
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This isn't an Aqua's sister thread.
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