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Google Doodle Celebrates Australia's 'Crocodile Hunter' Steve Irwin Birthday

 

 

Google Doodle Celebrates 'Crocodile Hunter' Steve Irwin Birthday: Details, Profile, Achievement, Highlights

Google Doodle celebrates the 57th birth anniversary of Australian zookeeper, wildlife conservationist and television celebrity Steve Irwin.

Steve Irwin nicknamed as 'Crocodile Hunter' has a special love of the animal kingdom, he spends entire of his life work at the Australia Zoo. 

Google search engine giant has put together a slideshow of illustrations showing the Australian wildlife conservationist exploring the great outdoors, holding a crocodile and hanging out with his wife Terri and kids Bindi and Robert.

Steve Irwin's was born on 22nd February 1962 to Bob and Lyn Irwin in Essendon, Victoria, Australia. His parents gifted him an eleven-foot python for his 6th birthday, who he lovingly called christened Fred.

Later, the Irwin family moved to the Australian state of Queensland, where they opened a reptile park, known as the Beerwah Reptile Park.

Steve Irwin had also begun to manage the family park, which was renamed the Queensland Reptile and Fauna Park and eventually the Australia Zoo.

Steve Irwin met his wife, Terri when she visited the zoo. Steve and Terri famously spent their wildlife-fuelled honeymoon capturing crocodiles.

Steve Irwin died on 4th September 2006 when a stingray barb went through his chest during filming for a documentary project.

Steve Irwin birthday on 22nd February also marks Australia's National Wildlife Day.


 

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