Some children can be quite the handful, but don’t complain about that to Damian Aspinall. Aspinall, a British conservationist and millionaire, raised a zoo-bred gorilla named Kwibi as his own son along with dozens of others. Years after releasing him back into the wild when he got too old for the sanctuary, Aspinall wanted to pay Kwibi a visit. However, in the five years since saying goodbye, the gorilla had become very aggressive towards humans. Despite this, Aspinall decided to continue with his reunion plans. He eventually located the dangerous gorilla, and what happened next was truly inspiring. Click trough to read their amazing story!
#12 Meet Damian Aspinall
Damian Aspinall is a British millionaire and conservationist. He made his fortune in the real estate business and has his father to thank for his own love for animals, especially gorillas. Damian’s father began an animal foundation that focuses on breeding gorillas and then returning them to the wild.