Machali, Indian tigress, Died at 20


Machali, Hindi for “fish”; Code name: T-16 was born in 1996, and died on August 18, 2016.

She was also known as Machli or Machhli.

She was one of the most famous of tigresses.

Machali was an iconic figure of Ranthambore National Park in India,

The Indian tigress was celebrated with titles such as Queen Mother of Tigers, Tigress Queen of Ranthambore, Lady of the Lakes and Crocodile Killer.

Machali passed away at 20 years old.