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www.guinnessworldrecords.com/world-records/oldest-elephant

The oldest elephant ever was Lin Wang, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), who died on 26 February 2003 aged 86, at Taipei Zoo, Taiwan.Grandpa Lin, as he became known, carried supplies through the jungles of Myanmar (formerly Burma) for the Japanese army, during World War II.

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As of June 2014, the oldest living elephant is Lydia, owned by David Tesch, according to Elephant.se. Born in 1943, Lydia is 71 years old. The second-oldest living elephant, Shirley, owned by Wild Adventures, was born in 1944 and is 70 years old. Guinness World Records lists Lin Wang as the oldest elephant ever.

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6 Amazing Animals That Practically Lived Forever. BY Kathy Benjamin. ... but the oldest elephant ever was named Lin Wang, who died in a Taiwanese zoo at the ripe old age of 86. ... for which she ...

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They typically live for 50 to 70 years, but the oldest recorded elephant lived for 82 years. 70 years the oldest ever elephant was 82 but African elaphans live till 80 and Asian elephants live ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Satao_(elephant)

Satao was an African elephant that lived in Tsavo East National Park, one of the largest wildlife parks in the world with a large population of elephants. He was thought to have been born during the late 1960s and to have been at least 45 years old when he was killed.

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The world's oldest living cat, Tiffany Two (pictured) died earlier in 2015 at the age of 27 and Guinness still hasn't verified a successor for the oldest living cat title. But 27 years is nothing compared to the oldest cat of all time, who lived to be 38. Cream Puff lived in Austin, TX with her owner, Jake Perry, and another cat named Granpa.

www.theguardian.com/environment/africa-wild/2014/jun/13/...

I think the old bull knows that poachers want his tusks, and I hate that he knows. ... that the elephant poaching in Kenya is at least 10 times the official figures, but it is impossible to verify ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_longest-living_organisms

Lin Wang, an Asian elephant, was the oldest elephant in the Taipei Zoo. He was born in January 18, 1917, and died in February 26, 2003, at 86 years, surpassing the previous record of 84. Normally, elephants live up to 50 years, while their maximum lifespan is generally estimated at 70.

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On view in the Smithsonian, the largest elephant on record was an adult male African elephant hunted by Jose Fenykovi in Angola in 1955. World-record-setting elephant, taken from Records of Big Game (Rowland Ward, London, 10th Edition, 1935). For most of the year, Jose Fenykovi is a prosperous Madrid businessman.

www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/...

Poachers kill one of the world's largest elephants in Kenya Poachers hack the face and tusks off Satao, one of Kenya's most famous elephants, as conservationists warn elephant poaching "is at ...