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Former Yugoslav Leader Titos Elephant Dies in Croatia

2010-04-09 - Fazana, Croatia

Sony, the elephant gifted by Indira Gandhi to former Yugoslavias socialist leader Tito, recently passed away unexpectedly at the Brijuni National Park in Croatia. The 42-year-old elephant was one of the parks best-known residents. Together with his partner, the female elephant Lanka, he arrived in 1970, at the age of two, as a gift from Indias then-Prime Minister, Indira Gandhi. Since then, he was seen by more than four million visitors.



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Genius of Mozart soothes Suma the elephant"s heart in Zagreb Zoo

2006-07-03 - Zagreb, Croatia

Suma, a 45-year-old elephant and long-time resident of the Zagreb Zoo, was bereaved and inconsolable after her pachyderm partner of 10 years died of cancer. Until she heard Mozart. "Suma became very depressed after her roomie Patna died in early May," the head of Zagreb Zoo, Mladen Anic, said.



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Former Yugoslav Leader Titos Elephant Dies in Croatia
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Genius of Mozart soothes Suma the elephant"s heart in Zagreb Zoo