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Tokyo's first baby giant panda to be born in 24 years died of pneumonia, July 11, 2012. The panda had been born to parents Shin Shin and Ri Ri in Tokyo's Ueno Zoo just six days earlier. The baby, not much larger than a stick of butter at birth, was allowed to bond with its mother and did not live long enough to be given a name

Rare baby panda dies

The baby panda that was born at the Tokyo zoo for the first time in 24 years and generated headlines died one week later from pneumonia.