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Pattycake, the first gorilla born in New York City, has died at the Bronx Zoo. She was 40 years old and suffered from chronic cardiac problems. (AP Photo/Wildlife Conservation Society, Julie Larsen Maher)
Photo by: Julie Larsen
Pattycake, the first gorilla born in New York City, has died at the Bronx Zoo. She was 40 years old and suffered from chronic cardiac problems. (AP Photo/Wildlife Conservation Society, Julie Larsen Maher)

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