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October 21, 2008

FIRST MAN TO LIVE WITH LIONS.

Who hasn’t heard of Tarzan? The man who was raised by apes in Africa.

Tarzan of the Apes was the first novel of Edgar Rice, and after that more than a dozen different books and comics have been written and  several films about this amazing character who was able to speak in the apes’ language were shot .

It was commonly assumed that Tarzan was a fictional character created by Edgar Rice, but now it is believed that Tarzan’s character was based in the real life of Keitia Kung, a black man who disappeared into the forest when he was a child and appeared many years later in good physical form but being unable to say a word. Therefore researches said that the book Tarzan of the Apes depicts real events, with a slight difference, Keitia was brought up by lions not by apes.

It is assumed that several pictures about a black man surrounded by lions in a peaceful way,have been found in a cave, near the place where Keitia had disappeared.

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