Donnerstag, 9. August 2007
KNUT the polar bear: Famous Face in Berlin
was born at the Zoologischer Garten Berlin on 5 December 2006- is a captive-born polar bear that was the subject of international popularity and controversy. After being rejected by his mother at birth, he was raised by zoo keepers and has since become a popular tourist attraction and commercial success.
Recently he has been put on a diet cause he was eating treats such as pizza and croissants. The Berlin Zoo registered Knut as a trademark in late March 2007. As a result its shares at the Berlin Stock Exchange have more than doubled since then.