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Helen the gorilla celebrates 55th birthday at Louisville Zoo

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A birthday celebration on Saturday at the Louisville Zoo.

Helen, the third oldest gorilla in North America, celebrated her 55th birthday with zookeepers and children of all ages.

Of course, there was singing and cake for the birthday girl. Heitzman Bakery made Helen a special banana cake filled with fresh fruit and whipped topping.

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