Tippi Degré is a Namibian-French woman who gained international stardom for spending her childhood in the wilds of Namibia with Bushmen and wild animals. As a teenager, she presented the television documentary Around the World with Tippi. In 2000, she published a book based on her life entitled Tippi My Book of Africa.
She is the daughter of French wildlife filmmakers and photographers Sylvie Robert and Alain Degré.
Her parents named her after the iconic American actress and animal rights activist Tippi Hedren.
She began playing with wild animals when she was only a baby. She went on to establish friendships with numerous wild and dangerous animals, notably a 28-year-old elephant called Abu and a leopard which went by the nickname J&B.
In 2014, she was appointed director of El Petit FICMA.
is a famous Namibian-French filmmaker,
who was born on
June 4, 1990. As a person born on this date, Tippi Degré is listed in our database as the 20th
most popular celebrity for the day (June 4) and the 105th most popular for the year (1990).
People born on June 4
fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins.
Tippi Degré is the 631st most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Tippi Degré's birthday, Tippi Degré is the 1st most famous Namibian-French.
In general, Tippi Degré ranks as the 7431st
most popular famous person, and the 101st most popular director of all time.
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