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BoBo, star of MOHAI
2:40 pm
Wed December 21, 2011

The eternal Bobo: Seattle's favorite primate will go back on display

Bobo celebrating his fourth birthday in 1955 at the Woodland Park Zoo.

The beloved Bobo had Seattle gripped in a celebrity frenzy over the details of his life, specifically his sex life with Fifi, in the 1950s and '60s.

And, while some celebrities are honored with wax figures, after his death Bobo was stuffed and set up in the Museum of History and Industry. The question now is will Bobo make the cut and be moved into a prime location in MOHAI's new building next year, or will he be mothballed?

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