Ozzie, the world’s oldest male gorilla, has died at the age of 61.
Ozzie was a star attraction at Zoo Atlanta, where he had lived since 1988, fathering 12 other gorillas a the park.
The oldest living gorilla is Fatou, a 64-year-old female at the Berlin Zoo.
Ozzie, the world's oldest male gorilla and the third-oldest gorilla in the world, died Tuesday at Zoo Atlanta https://t.co/dTJzY7vAfZ
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The western lowland gorilla is critically endangered, according to the World Wildlife Fund.
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