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Tiger turns 30 with birthday party and tributes on homecoming Saturday, Nov. 6

AUBURN – A birthday party and a halftime tribute during Auburn University’s homecoming game Nov. 6 will honor Tiger, War Eagle VI, on her 30th year.

Tiger, a golden eagle, was the first eagle to fly free in Jordan-Hare Stadium. Hatched in captivity in 1980, Tiger has lived at Auburn University since 1986. Her 24-year reign at Auburn includes thousands of conservation programs, a flight at the 2002 Winter Olympics, induction into the Alabama Animal Hall of Fame and appearances before millions of fans.

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