Have You Heard of Christian the Lion? Here’s The Amazing Untold Story

July 19, 2017 | Brian


christian the lion

In 1969, two buddies from college arrived in London to do what so many people aimed to do in Britain at the time—become rock stars. Following in the footsteps of so many British invaders, like the Beatles, Stones, and The Who, these Australian natives aimed to start gigging right away.

But first, they decided to take a trip to Harrods, one of London’s largest and most prestigious department stores. Back at this time, Harrods was more than just a retail mecca…

… it also housed a zoo.