Steve Irwin, The Crocodile Hunter…One Year Aniversary

Stephen Robert Irwin

Steve Irwin in Australia
Born 22 February 1962(1962-02-22)
Essendon, Victoria, Australia
Died 4 September 2006 (aged 44)
Batt Reef, Queensland, Australia
Occupation Naturalist, Zoologist, Conservationist,
Television Personality
Spouse Terri Irwin
Children Bindi Sue Irwin and
Robert (Bob) Clarence Irwin
Website CrocodileHunter.com.au

Stephen Robert “Steve” Irwin (February 22, 1962September 4, 2006), nicknamed “The Crocodile Hunter“, was an Australian wildlife expert and television personality. He achieved world-wide fame from the television program The Crocodile Hunter, an internationally broadcast wildlife documentary series co-hosted with his wife Terri Irwin. Together with her, he also co-owned and operated Australia Zoo, founded by his parents in Beerwah, Queensland. On September 4, 2006 he died after being fatally pierced in the chest by a stingray spine, leaving behind a wife and two children.

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I always enjoyed his show and miss his wacky wonderfulness…he achieved an awful lot for wildlife preservation. 

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~ by thebabyboomerqueen on September 2, 2007.

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