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George Adamson MBE (3 February 1906 – 20 August 1989), also known as the Baba ya Simba was a British wildlife conservationist and author. He and his wife, Joy, are best known through the movie Born Free and best-selling book with the same title, which is based on the true story of Elsa the Lioness, an orphaned ...

www.nytimes.com/1989/08/22/world/george-adamson-lions-protector-is-shot-dead-by-bandits-in-kenya.html

Aug 22, 1989 ... George Adamson, protector of lions and their environment, was killed here on Sunday in an ambush a few miles from his isolated camp in northern Kenya, officials said today. A sun-gnarled figure with a mane of yellow-white hair, usually dressed in green shorts and sandals, the 83-year-old Mr. Adamson ...

www.fatheroflions.org/GeorgeAdamson_Information.html

George Alexander Graham Adamson was born in Etawah, India (then British India) on the 3rd of February 1906. His mother Katherine was English and his father Harry, who helped to train an army for the Rajah of Dholpur, was Irish. As a youth George attended a boarding school in England. He and his brother Terrance ...

www.fatheroflions.org/GeorgeAdamson_Photos_p.1.html

George Adamson of 'Born Free' fame with Christian the Lion. NOTE: Christian was living in the wild but as with George's other Lion friends, retained his trust and friendship with his respected human friend, George. George's wife Joy Adamson wrote (using George's notes) the best selling book Born Free. Later the book was ...

www.theguardian.com/environment/2004/feb/08/kenya.conservation

Feb 7, 2004 ... Born in Austria, Adamson came to Kenya, then a British colony, at 27. She married her third husband, game warden George Adamson, in 1944. She acquired the lion cub Elsa after her husband killed a lioness, Elsa's mother, in self-defence. The couple reared the three-day-old cub and trained her to hunt ...

articles.latimes.com/1989-08-21/news/mn-798_1_george-adamson

Aug 21, 1989 ... NAIROBI, Kenya — Conservationist George Adamson was slain by bandits near the wildlife reserve where he and his late wife, "Born Free" author Joy Adamson, taught lions raised in captivity to live in the wild. Adamson, 83, was killed Sunday as he drove head on into a group of Somali bandits who had ...

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Dec 2, 2008 ... George Alexander Graham Adamson was born in Etawah, India (then British India) on the 3rd of February 1906. At the age of 18 George came to Kenya, East Afric...

www.georgeadamson.org/christian

Christian the lion. History and the future. (Prints of Christian are available from Christian the Lion prints website). n 1969, John Rendall (now a trustee of the George Adamson Wildlife Preservation Trust) and Ace Bourke bought a lion cub from Harrods in London.

www.atlasobscura.com/places/george-adamson-s-grave

Discover George Adamson's Grave in Tana River County, Kenya: Final resting place of one of Africa's most famous conservationists, murdered by bandits.