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Steve "Crocodile Hunter" Irwin
Birth: Feb. 22, 1962
Victoria, Australia
Death: Sep. 4, 2006
Bald Mountain
Queensland, Australia

Television Show Host, Conservationist. Born in Essendon, Melbourne, Australia, he became known world wide as the "Crocodile Hunter" on various television shows and in his home land of Australia and known for the saying "Crikey." He was in the midst of filming an underwater documentary off the coast of Port Douglas, Queensland, when he passed away. His parents, Bob and Lyn, sparked his interest in exotic animals while they ran the "Queensland Reptile and Fauna Park," and it was then, as a nine-year-old boy that Steve Irwin began catching crocodiles. He took over the reptile park in 1991 renaming it "Australia Zoo." (bio by: Just another taphophile) 

Cause of death: Sting to the heart by a stingray barb
Australia Zoo
Queensland, Australia
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Originally Created by: Just another taphophile
Record added: Sep 03, 2006
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Steve Crocodile Hunter Irwin
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Steve Crocodile Hunter Irwin
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Steve Crocodile Hunter Irwin
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