Espolarte - Marine mammals - Killer whale - Killer whales died in captivity

They did not survive it...

The first one. Female. Captured in Califonia in November 1969. Died in Palos Verdes, California. She lived 1 day in captivity.

Moby Doll. Male. Captured in Washington State in July 1964. Died in October 1964 in Vancouver, Canada. He lived 3 months in captivity.

Namu. Male. Captured in Canada in June 1965. Died in July 1966 in Seattle, Washington. He lived 1 year in captivity.

Shamu. Female. Captured in Washington State in October 1965. Died in August 1971 in San Diego, California. She lived 6 years in captivity.

Skana. Female. Captured in Washington State in February 1967. Died in October 1980 in Vancouver, Canada. She lived 13 years in captivity.

Ramu. Male. Captured in Washington State in February 1967. Died in January 1982 in Orlando, Florida. He lived 15 years in captivity.

Kilroy. Male. Captured in Washington State in February 1967. Died in September 1978 in San Diego, California. He lived 11 years in captivity.

Katy. Female. Captured in Washington State in February 1967. Died in May 1967 in Seattle, Washington. She lived 3 months in captivity.

Kandu. Female. Captured in Washington State in February 1967. Died in June 1971 in San Diego, California. She lived 4 years in captivity.

Orky. Male. Captured in Canada in July 1967. Died in July 1969 in Palos Verdes, California. He lived 2 years in captivity.

Lupa. Female. Captured in Washington State in February 1968. Died in September 1968 in New York. She lived 7 months in captivity.

Hugo. Male. Captured in Washington State in February 1968. Died in March 1980 in Miami, Florida. He lived 12 years in captivity.

Natsidalia. Female. Captured in Canada in April 1968. Died in November 1968 in Pender Harbour, Canada. She lived 7 months in captivity.

Hyak II. Male. Captured in Canada in April 1968. Died in February 1991 in Vancouver, Canada. He lived 23 years in captivity.

Corky. Female. Captured in Canada in April 1968. Died in December 1970 in Palos Verdes, California. She lived 2 years in captivity.

Orky II. Male. Captured in Canada in April 1968. Died in September 1988 in San Diego, California. He lived 20 years in captivity.

Kianu. Female. Captured in Canada in April 1968. She had a stillbirt later that year. Died in June 1980 in Shirahama, Japan. She lived 12 years in captivity.

Bonnie. Female. Captured in Canada in April 1968. Died in August 1968 in Vallejo, California, after a stillbirth. She lived 4 months in captivity.

Tula. Male. Captured in Canada in July 1968. Died in October 1968 in Harderwijk, The Netherlands. He lived 3 months in captivity.

Ahab. Male. Captured in Washington State in October 1968. Died in 1974 in Kailua, Hawaii. He lived 5 years in captivity.

Haida. Male. Captured in Washington State in October 1968. Died in October 1982 in Victoria, Canada. He lived 14 years in captivity.

Mamuk. Male. Captured in Washington State in October 1968. Died in June 1974 in Galveston, Texas. He lived 5 years in captivity.

Cuddles. Male. Captured in Washington State in October 1968. Died in April 1974 in Dudley, England. He lived 5 years in captivity.

Ramu II. Male. Captured in Washington State in April 1969. Died in May 1970 in Gold Coast, Australia. He lived 1 year in captivity.

Unnamed female. Captured in Washington State in April 1969. Died in Seattle, Washington.

Calypso. Female. Captured in Canada in December 1969. Died in December 1970 in Antibes, France. She lived 1 year in captivity.

Patches. Female. Captured in Canada in December 1969. Died in August 1971 in Palos Verdes, California. She lived 1 year in captivity.

Unnamed male. Captured in Canada in December 1969. Died in May 1972 in Palos Verdes, California. He lived 2 years in captivity.

Nepo. Male. Captured in Canada in December 1969. Died in July 1980 in Vallejo, California. He lived 10 years in captivity.

Yaka. Female. Captured in Canada in December 1969. Died in October 1997 in Vallejo, California. She lived 28 years in captivity.

Unnamed orca. Captured in Washington State in February 1970. Died in Seattle, Washington.

Chimo. An albino female. Captured in Canada in March 1970. Died in November 1972 in Victoria, Canada. She lived 2 years in captivity.

Nootka. Female. Captured in Canada in March 1970. Died in March 1990 in San Diego, California. She lived 20 years in captivity.

Scarred-jaw Cow. Female. Captured in Canada in March 1970. Died in May 1970 in Pedder Bay, Canada. She lived 2 months in captivity.

Lil Nooka. Male. Captured in Washington State in August 1970. Died in March 1971 in Galveston, Texas. He lived 7 months in captivity.

Winston. Male. Captured in Washington State in August 1970. Died in April 1986 in San Diego, California. He lived 15 years in captivity.

Jumbo. Male. Captured in Washington State in August 1970. Died in July 1974 in Kamogawa, Japan. He lived 4 years in captivity.

Chappy. Female. Captured in Washington State in August 1970. Died in April 1974 in Kamogawa, Japan. She lived 3 years in captivity.

Clovis. Male. Captured in Washington State in August 1970. Died in February 1973 in Antibes, France. He lived 2 years in captivity.

Ramu IV. Male. Captured in Washington State in August 1970. Died in August 1971 in Gold Coast, Australia. He lived 1 year in captivity.

Whale. Female. Captured in Washington State in August 1970. Died in October 1971 in Munich, Germany. She lived 1 year in captivity.

Kona. Female. Captured in Washington State in August 1971. Died in September 1977 in San Diego, California. She lived 6 years in captivity.

Kandu II. Male. Captured in Washington State in August 1971. Died in October 1979 in Niagara Falls, Canada. He lived 8 years in captivity.

Kandu III. Female. Captured in Washington State in August 1971. Died in June 1975 in San Diego, California. She lived 4 years in captivity.

Two unnamed males. Captured in Washington State in November 1971. They died in Seattle, Washington.

Kanuck. Male. Captured in Washington State in March 1972. Died in November 1974 in San Diego, California. He lived 2 years in captivity.

0 (zero). Captured with harpoon in Japan in 1972. Died in Kamogawa, Japan. He (she) lived 15 days in captivity.

Sandy. Female. Captured in Washington State in March 1973. Died in October 1977 in Orlando, Florida. She lived 4 years in captivity.

Nootka II. Female. Captured in Washington State in August 1973. Died in May 1974 in Victoria, Canada. She lived 9 months in captivity.

Kandy. Female. Captured in Washington State in August 1973. Died in November 1973 in Niagara Falls, Canada. She lived 3 months in captivity.

Frankie. Male. Captured in Washington State in August 1973. Died in January 1974 in San Diego, California. He lived 5 months in captivity.

Nootka III. Female. Captured in Canada in August 1975. Died in May 1976 in Victoria, Canada. She lived 9 months in captivity.

Kandu IV. Male. Captured in Canada in August 1975. Died in September 1990 in Orlando, Florida. He lived 15 years in captivity.

Kim. Female. Captured in Iceland in October 1976. Died in July 1982 in Antibes, France. She lived 5 years in captivity.

Kenau. Female. Captured in Iceland in October 1976. She had two calves; one of them, Kayla, is still alive. Kenau died in August 1991 in San Diego, California; she was pregnant. She lived 15 years in captivity.

Gudrun. Female. Captured in Iceland in October 1976. She had two calves, Taima and Nyar; Taima is still alive. She also had a stillbirth. Gudrun died in February 1996 in Orlando, Florida. She lived 20 years in captivity.

First calf of Corky II. Male. Born in February 1977 in Palos Verdes, California. He lived 18 days.

Miracle. Female. Captured in Canada in August 1977. Died in January 1982 in Victoria, Canada. She lived 4 years in captivity.

Kona II. Female. Captured in Iceland in October 1977. Died in October 1987 in Orlando, Florida; she was pregnant. She lived 10 years in captivity.

Kanuck II. Male. Captured in Iceland in October 1977. Died in August 1981 in San Diego, California. She lived 3 years in captivity.

Kandu V. Female. Captured in Iceland in October 1977. She had a calf, Orkid, who is still alive. Kandu V died in August 1989 in Palos Verdes, California because of a collision with her orca companion Corky II. She lived 12 years in captivity.

Hoi Wai. Female. Captured in Iceland in October 1977. Died in April 1997 in Hongkong. She lived 20 years in captivity.

Winnie. Female. Captured in Iceland in October 1977. Died in April 2002 in San Antonio, Texas. She lived 25 years in captivity.

Unnamed male. Captured with harpoon in Japan in 1978. Died in Taiji, Japan. He lived 5 days in captivity.

Second calf of Corky II. Male. Born in October 1978 in Palos Verdes, California. He lived 11 days.

Kotar. Male. Captured in Iceland in October 1978. Died in April 1995 in San Antonio, Texas. He lived 16 years in captivity.

Unnamed male. Captured in Iceland in October 1978. Died in September 1979 in San Diego, California. He lived 1 year in captivity.

Kahana. Female. Captured in Iceland in October 1978. Died in April 1995 in San Antonio, Texas. She lived 16 years in captivity.

Betty. Female. Captured in Iceland in October 1978. She had a stillbirth. Died in September 1987 in Antibes, France. She lived 9 years in captivity.

Unnamed male. Captured in Iceland in October 1978. Died in February 1979 in Hafnarfjörður, Iceland. He lived 3 months in captivity.

Unnamed female. Captured in Iceland in November 1978. Died in February 1979 in Hafnarfjörður, Iceland. He lived 3 months in captivity.

Tai-chan. Male. Captured in Japan in February 1979. Died in 1982 in Taiji, Japan. He lived 3 years in captivity.

Unnamed female. Captured in Japan in February 1979. Died in May 1979 in Taiji, Japan. She lived 3 months in captivity.

Unnamed female. Captured in Japan in February 1979. Died in March 1979 in Shirahama, Japan, after a stillbirth. She lived 1 month in captivity.

Unnamed female. Captured in Japan in February 1979. Died in April 1979 in Shirahama, Japan. She lived 2 months in captivity.

Benkei. Male. Captured in Japan in February 1979. Died in January 1989 in Shirahama, Japan. He lived 10 years in captivity.

Dzul-ha. Male. Captured in Iceland in July 1979. Died in 1983 in Isla de Mujeres, Mexico. He lived 3 years in captivity.

Nootka V. Female. Captured in Iceland in October 1979. She had six calves, Katak (Splash), Neocia, Malik, Algonquin and two unnamed ones; all of them have died. She also had a stillbirth. She died on 8th January in Niagara Falls, Canada. She has lived 28 years in captivity.

Caren. Female. Captured in Iceland in November 1979. Died in May 1987 in Kamogawa, Japan. She lived 8 years in captivity.

King. Male. Captured in Iceland in November 1979. Died in October 1983 in Kamogawa, Japan. He lived 4 years in captivity.

Unnamed female. Captured in Iceland in November 1979. Died in January 1980 in Niagara Falls, Canada. She lived 2 months in captivity.

Benkei II. Male. Captured in Iceland in October 1980. Died in July 1983 in Shirahama, Japan. He lived 2 years in captivity.

Vigga. Female. Captured in Iceland in November 1980. Died in August 2000 in Vallejo, California. She lived 20 years in captivity.

Bjossa. Female. Captured in Iceland in November 1980. She had three calves, but none of them survived. She died in October 2001 in Vancouver, Canada. She lived 21 years in captivity.

Finna. Male. Captured in Iceland in November 1980. Died in October 1997 in Vancouver, Canada. He lived 17 years in captivity.

Ruka. Female. Captured in Iceland in October 1981. Died in March 2000 in Shirahama, Japan. She lived 18 years in captivity.

Nemo. Male. Captured in Iceland in October 1981. Died in November 1986 in Windsor, England. He lived 5 years in captivity.

Unnamed male. Captured in Iceland in October 1981. Died in December 1981 in Clacton-on-Sea, England. He lived 2 months in captivity.

Neptune. Male. Captured in Iceland in October 1981. Died in June 1983 in Clacton-on-Sea, England. He lived 1 year in captivity.

Unnamed female. Captured in Iceland in October 1981. Died in Niagara Falls, Canada.

Unnamed male. Captured in Japan in February 1982. Died in June 1982 in Taiji, Japan. He lived 4 months in captivity.

Benkei III. Male. Captured in Japan in February 1982. Died in 1983 in a private home in Japan. He lived 1 year in captivity.

Sacchi. Female. Captured in Japan in February 1982. She had a calf who did not survive. She died in April 1984 in Enoshima, Japan. She lived 2 years in captivity.

Calf of Sacchi. Male. Born in May 1982 in Enoshima, Japan. He lived 10 days.

Kiva. Female. Born in June 1982 in Palos Verdes, California as third calf of Corky II. Died in August 1982. She lived 46 days.

Haida II. Female. Captured in Iceland in October 1982. She had two calves; one of them, Kyuquet, is still alive. Haida II died in August 2001 in San Antonio, Texas. She lived 19 years in captivity.

Kim II. Male. Captured in Iceland in October 1982. Died on 23th November 2005 in Antibes, France. He lived 23 years in captivity.

Nootka IV. Female. Captured in Iceland in October 1982. She had one calf that did not survive; she also had a stillbirth. Died in September 1994 in Orlando, Florida. She lived 12 years in captivity.

Unnamed male. Captured in Iceland in October 1982. Died in June 1983 in Victoria, Canada. He lived 6 months in captivity.

Unnamed male. Captured in Iceland in November 1983. Died in São Paulo, Brazil.

Samoa. Female. Captured in Iceland in November 1983. Died in March 1992 in San Antonio, Texas during giving birth; her calf also died. Samoa lived 8 years in captivity.

Junior. Male. Captured in Iceland in November 1984. Died in June 1994 in Niagara Falls, Canada. He lived 9 years in captivity.

Patty. Female. Captured in Iceland in November 1984. Died in September 1987 in Kamogawa, Japan. She lived 3 years in captivity.

Kandu VII. Male. Captured in Iceland in November 1984. Died on 21th December 2005 in Niagara Falls, Canada. He lived 21 years in captivity.

Unnamed male. Captured in Iceland in November 1984. Died in January 1985 in Hafnarfjörður, Iceland. He lived 2 months in captivity.

Fourth calf of Corky II. Female. Born in Palos Verdes, California in July 1985. Died in August 1985. She lived 1 month.

Goro. Male. Captured in Japan in October 1985. Died on 21th January 2005 in Shirahama, Japan. He lived 19 years in captivity.

Baby Shamu II. Born in San Diego, California in January 1986 as first calf of Kenau. She lived 11 days.

Shachi. Female. Captured in Japan in February 1986. Died in March 1988 in Izu-Mito, Japan. She lived 2 years in captivity.

Maggie. Female. Captured in Iceland in October 1987. She had one calf that did not survive. She died in October 1997 in Kamogawa, Japan, because of a stillbirth. She lived 10 years in captivity.

Bubba. Male. Captured in Iceland in October 1987. Died in July 1991 in Hongkong. He lived 4 years in captivity.

First calf of Bjossa. Female. Born in Vancouver, Canada in November 1988. Died in December 1988. She lived 22 days.

Katerina. Female. Born in San Antonio, Texas on 4th November 1988 as second calf of Katina. Died on 5th May 1999. She lived 10 years in captivity.

Belen. Female. Captured in Argentina in January 1988. She had one stillbirth. Died in February 2000 in Buenos Aires; she was pregnant. She lived 12 years in captivity.

Katak (Splash). Male. Born in Niagara Falls, Canada on 15th August 1989 as first calf of Nootka V. Died on 5th April 2005 in San Diego, California. He lived 15 years.

Ai. Female. Captured in Iceland in October 1989. Died in August 1995 in Shirahama, Japan. She lived 6 years in captivity.

Ran. Female. Captured in Iceland in October 1989. She had one calf that did not survive. She died on 29th August 2004 in Shirahama, Japan. She lived 15 years in captivity.

Tanouk. Male. Captured in Iceland in October 1989. Died in October 2000 in Izu-Mito, Japan. He lived 11 years in captivity.

Sharkane. Female. Captured in Iceland in October 1989. She had three calves, Shouka, Inouk and Wiki. She died on 3rd January 2009 in Antibes, France. She lived 19 years in captivity.

Kyosha. Female. Born in Vancouver, Canada in September 1991 as second calf of Bjossa. Died in January 1992. She lived 96 days.

Calf of Nootka IV. Male. Born in Victoria, Canada in February 1992. Died in March 1992. She lived 33 days.

First calf of Kiska. Male. Born in Niagara Falls, Canada in August 1992. Died in October 1992. He lived 62 days.

Unnamed male. Captured in Argentina in September 1992. Died in Buenos Aires. He lived 1 day in captivity.

Neocia. Female. Born in Niagara Falls, Canada on 21th October 1992 as second calf of Nootka V. Died on 3rd August 2004. She lived 12 years.

Taku. Male. Born on 9th September 1993 in Orlando, Florida as third calf of Katina. Died on 19th October 2007 in San Antonio, Texas. He lived 14 years.

Nyar. Female. Born in Orlando, Florida in December 1993 as second calf of Gudrun. Died in April 1996. She lived 2 years.

Kanuck. Male. Born in Niagara Falls, Canada in August 1994 as second calf of Kiska. Died in 1998. He lived 4 years.

Second calf of Haida II. Female. Born in San Antonio, Texas in November 1994. Died in December 1994. She lived 38 days.

Calf of Maggie. Male. Born in Kamogawa, Japan in March 1995. He lived 1 day.

Third calf of Bjossa. Female. Born in Vancouver, Canada in March 1995. She lived 1 day.

Malik. Female. Born in Niagara Falls, Canada in April 1996 as third calf of Nootka V. Died in March 2000. He lived 4 years.

Nova. Male. Born in Niagara Falls, Canada on 6th November 1996 as third calf of Nova. Died in August 2001. He lived 5 years.

Two unnamed calves, one male and one female. Captured in Japan in February 1997. They died in June 1997 in Shirahama, Japan. They lived 4 months in captivity.

Asuka. Female. Captured off Japan on 9th February 1997. Died in September 2007 in Izu-Mito, Japan. She lived 10 years in captivity.

Kyu. Male. Captured in Japan on 9th February 1997. Died in September 2004 in Shirahama, Japan. He lived 7 years in captivity.

Ku. Female. Captured off Japan on 9th February 1997. Died on 19th September 2008 in Nagoya, Japan. She lived 11 years in captivity.

Fourth calf of Nootka V. Female. Born in Niagara Falls, Canada in May 1998. Died in June 1998. She lived 11 days.

Hudson. Male. Born in Niagara Falls, Canada on 15th September 1998 as fourth calf of Kiska. Died on 20th October 2004. He lived 6 years.

Algonquin. Male. Born in Niagara Falls, Canada on 18th December 1999 as fifth calf of Nootka V. Died in August 2002. He lived 2 years.

Sara. Female. Born in Kamogawa, Japan on 31th May 2003 as third calf of Stella. Died on 26th April 2006. She lived 3 years.

Unnamed female. Captured in Kamchatka, Russia on 26th September 2003. Died on 24th October 2003 in Utris, Russia. She lived 1 month in captivity.

Sixth calf of Nootka V. Female. Born in Niagara Falls, Canada in April 2004. Died in May 2004. She lived 1 month.

Calf of Ran. Born in Shirahama, Japan on 26th August 2004. Died on 28th August 2004. He (she) lived 2 days.

Halyn. Female. Born to Kayla on 9th October 2005 in San Antonio, Texas. Died on 16th June 2008. She lived 32 months in captivity.

Unnamed male. Stranded near Katsura, Japan on 11th February 2006. Died on 13th February 2006 in Kamogawa, Japan. He lived 2 days in captivity.

Pascuala. Female. Stranded in Mexico on 10th April 2007. Died on 10th June 2007 in Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico. She lived 2 months in captivity.