62. Christian The Lion
Viral Date: September 2006
In the shocking world of viral video, it's nice to see something heartwarming make the rounds. Even the most cynical nerd had a soft spot for this '70s documentary clip, which shows a lion remembering and hugging his former owners after being returned to the wild.
YOU AUGHTA KNOW:
As a cub, Christian was originally purchased in London at Harrod's Department store in 1969.