Colo, 1st Gorilla Born In Zoo, Celebrating 57th Birthday This Weekend

UPDATED: Monday December 23, 2013 12:15 PM

One of the stars of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is having a big birthday bash on Sunday.

Colo, the first gorilla born in a zoo, is celebrating her 57th birthday.

A live webcast will begin at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday. It will include interviews, presents and cake.

The presents will include some of Colo's favorite treats, like tomatoes and berries. The cake includes peanut butter, applesauce, shredded carrots and honey.

Colo has lived at the Columbus Zoo since her birth and is the oldest gorilla on record. She has a large family tree with descendants at zoos across the country.


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