Born January 27, 1927 in Jamshedpur, India
Died January 30, 1995 in Jersey, UK
Gerald Durrell's Wikipedia entry.
The Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust which Gerald Durrell founded.
There is an article on Gerald Durrell, the British conservationist/animal collector/travel writer and children's author, by Nicholas Murray in Slightly Foxed, No. 18 Summer 2008.