Colonel-in-Chief Sir Nils Olav

Sir Nils Olav

Fun Fact of the Day:

“Colonel-in-Chief Sir Nils Olav is a King Penguin living in Edinburgh Zoo, Scotland. He is the mascot and Colonel-in-Chief of the Norwegian King’s Guard…On August 18, 2005, he was promoted to Colonel-in-Chief and on 15 August 2008 he was awarded a knighthood.

He is the first penguin to receive such an honour in the Norwegian army.”

Well, of course he has a website: www.edinburghzoo.org.uk/animals/SirNilsOlav.html

Author: Silouan

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