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Jonathan tortoise, oldest land animal, turns 190 – News

He was born shortly after Napoleon’s death and is now officially the oldest living land animal on the planet. Jonathan the tortoise turns approximately 190 years old on the island of Saint Helena, where the French emperor died in exile in 1821. Based on the measurements of …

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Jonathan tortoise, oldest land animal, turns 190 – News

He was born shortly after Napoleon’s death and is now officially the oldest living land animal on the planet. Jonathan the tortoise turns approximately 190 years old on the island of Saint Helena, where the French emperor died in exile in 1821. Based on the measurements of …

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