At the Cincinnati zoo named a penguin in honor of David Bowie. He was born three days before the death of a famous musician.
Penguin Bowie was born at 6 o’clock in the morning on January 7, on the eve of the death of David Bowie, who died on 70 years of life on Monday after one and a half years of cancer. Penguin weighed at the birth of 46 grams and was the first replenishment of the Cincinnati zoo, Ohio, in 2016. As reported by the administration at the zoo is a common practice to give the young animals were born, the names of which offer fans of the fauna.
Most were proposals to name the new animals in the name of David Bowie and Elvis Presley. Preference was given to Bowie because of 8 January, he noted 69th birthday. In addition, told reporters the Director of the zoo Thane Maynard, they already have a Royal penguin named Presley.