Tilikum (orca) | offspring
Tilikum had 21 offspring in captivity, 11 of which were alive as of November 2013.
While at Sealand of the Pacific, Tilikum sired his first calf when he was about eight or nine years old. His first son, Kyuquot, was born to Haida II on December 24, 1991. Just a few months prior to the birth of Kyuquot, Tilikum was involved in the first incident involving a death. Seaworld requested an emergency transfer of Tilikum to their facility. Tilikum was moved to SeaWorld Orlando, Florida, on January 9, 1992. Sealand of the Pacific closed soon thereafter.
Following his arrival at SeaWorld, Tilikum sired many calves with many different females. His first calf born in Orlando was to
Among Tilikum's other calves are: Nyar (born 1993, died 1996),
In 1999, Tilikum began training for