Cheeta the chimpanzee posing with a picture of  actor Johhny Weissmuller in his role as Tarzan. Cheeta, believed to be the world's oldest living primate, was thought for a long time to be one the chimpanzees that appeared in the 1930's and 1940's Tarzan movies starring Johnny Weissmuller  and Maureen O'Sullivan. Cheeta, a male chimpanzee,  now lives happily at the C.H.E.E.T.A Primate Foundation in Palm Springs, California, a home for primates who have retired from the movie industry and the show business.

Cheeta The Chimpanzee

Cheeta the chimpanzee is believed to be the world's oldest living primate. It was thought for a long time to be one the chimpanzees that appeared in the 1930's and 1940's Tarzan movies starring Johnny Weissmuller and Maureen O'Sullivan.

Cheeta, a male chimpanzee, now lives happily at the C.H.E.E.T.A Primate Foundation in Palm Springs, California, a home for primates who have retired from the movie industry and the show business.

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Jeeter, the grandson of Cheeta the chimpanzee . Jeeter, 15 years old,  is the son of Cheeta's only son and used to work in circus and night clubs. Cheeta, believed to be the world's oldest living primate, was thought for a long time to be one the chimpanzees that appeared in the 1930's and 1940's Tarzan movies starring Johnny Weissmuller  and Maureen O'Sullivan. Cheeta, a male chimpanzee,  now lives happily at the C.H.E.E.T.A Primate Foundation in Palm Springs, California, a home for primates who have retired from the movie industry and the show business.
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Jeeter, the grandson of Cheeta the chimpanzee . Jeeter, 15 years old,  is the son of Cheeta's only son and used to work in circus and night clubs. Cheeta, believed to be the world's oldest living primate, was thought for a long time to be one the chimpanzees that appeared in the 1930's and 1940's Tarzan movies starring Johnny Weissmuller  and Maureen O'Sullivan. Cheeta, a male chimpanzee,  now lives happily at the C.H.E.E.T.A Primate Foundation in Palm Springs, California, a home for primates who have retired from the movie industry and the show business.
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Cheeta the chimpanzee  relaxing with a magazine by the pool. Cheeta, believed to be the world's oldest living primate, was thought for a long time to be one the chimpanzees that appeared in the 1930's and 1940's Tarzan movies starring Johnny Weissmuller  and Maureen O'Sullivan. Cheeta, a male chimpanzee,  now lives happily at the C.H.E.E.T.A Primate Foundation in Palm Springs, California, a home for primates who have retired from the movie industry and the show business.
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Cheeta the chimpanzee  during meal time with owner and caretaker Dan Westfall. Cheeta, believed to be the world's oldest living primate, was thought for a long time to be one the chimpanzees that appeared in the 1930's and 1940's Tarzan movies starring Johnny Weissmuller  and Maureen O'Sullivan. Cheeta, a male chimpanzee,  now lives happily at the C.H.E.E.T.A Primate Foundation in Palm Springs, California, a home for primates who have retired from the movie industry and the show business.
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Cheeta the chimpanzee  during meal time with owner and caretaker Dan Westfall. Cheeta, believed to be the world's oldest living primate, was thought for a long time to be one the chimpanzees that appeared in the 1930's and 1940's Tarzan movies starring Johnny Weissmuller  and Maureen O'Sullivan. Cheeta, a male chimpanzee,  now lives happily at the C.H.E.E.T.A Primate Foundation in Palm Springs, California, a home for primates who have retired from the movie industry and the show business.
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Cheeta the chimpanzee  during meal time with owner and caretaker Dan Westfall. Cheeta, believed to be the world's oldest living primate, was thought for a long time to be one the chimpanzees that appeared in the 1930's and 1940's Tarzan movies starring Johnny Weissmuller  and Maureen O'Sullivan. Cheeta, a male chimpanzee,  now lives happily at the C.H.E.E.T.A Primate Foundation in Palm Springs, California, a home for primates who have retired from the movie industry and the show business.
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Cheeta the chimpanzee  during meal time with owner and caretaker Dan Westfall. Cheeta, believed to be the world's oldest living primate, was thought for a long time to be one the chimpanzees that appeared in the 1930's and 1940's Tarzan movies starring Johnny Weissmuller  and Maureen O'Sullivan. Cheeta, a male chimpanzee,  now lives happily at the C.H.E.E.T.A Primate Foundation in Palm Springs, California, a home for primates who have retired from the movie industry and the show business.
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Cheeta the chimpanzee, believed to be the world's oldest living primate, was thought for a long time to be one the chimpanzees that appeared in the 1930's and 1940's Tarzan movies starring Johnny Weissmuller  and Maureen O'Sullivan. Cheeta, a male chimpanzee,  now lives happily at the C.H.E.E.T.A Primate Foundation in Palm Springs, California, a home for primates who have retired from the movie industry and the show business.
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