The Greatest Show on Earth Collection
14 Astonishing Human Marvels Throughout History 667.7k VIEWS Human marvels have always had a special place in our collective imagination. From an era of far less sensitivity and ... When He Got Shot In The Face, His Skull Stopped The Bullet And He Became A ... 278.5k VIEWS You may not recognize the name Joseph Greenstein, but perhaps you've heard of the "Mighty Atom." He was one of ... 11 Horrifying & Extremely Dangerous Circus Attractions From History 244.4k VIEWS There is a reason that circuses and sideshows make their appearance every Halloween, and star in everything from horror movies ... Born Into Slavery, Died As Royal Entertainers: The Journey Of The McKoy ... 472k VIEWS Millie and Christine McKoy were conjoined twins who toured the world as "The Carolina Twins" and the ... Here's Everything The Greatest Showman Got Completely Wrong About The Real ... 870.8k VIEWS Is The Greatest Showman a true story? The movie musical is many things - but historically accurate isn’t exactly one of ... Heartbreaking Facts About Joseph Merrick, The Elephant Man 485.9k VIEWS Joseph Merrick was born on August 5, 1862 in Leicester, England. When he was about five years old, he began ... Facts And Stories About Frank Lentini, The 'Three-Legged Man' 206.7k VIEWS Three-legged man Francesco "Frank" Lentini was born sometime between July 1884 and May 1889 in ... 22 Insanely Creepy Vintage Circus Photos 131.8k VIEWS Circuses have always been places that effortlessly blend surreal wonder with the pure nightmare-scapes lurking in the back of ... 14 Incredible Facts About American Showman P.T. Barnum 217.1k VIEWS Who was P.T. Barnum? Phineas Taylor Barnum was the brilliant and bizarre mind behind a number of famous hoaxes and the ... The Bittersweet Story Of Jumbo, The Most Famous Elephant On Earth 57.9k VIEWS Meet Jumbo - the 13,000 pound African elephant who inspired musicians, circus goers, illustrators, and the world. All About Schlitzie, The "Pinhead" You've Definitely Seen Before ... 154.6k VIEWS Schlitzie was one of America's greatest circus and sideshow performers. He worked in various circuses for ... 30 Hilarious Photographs of Old Timey Strongmen 11.4k VOTES In a modern strongman competition, contestants demonstrate their strength by pulling trucks, lifting insanely heavy objects, and ... The Tragic Execution Of Topsy The Elephant 175.1k VIEWS Topsy the elephant was a member of the performing elephant herd of the Forepaugh Circus for the majority of her life. The ... The Heartwarming Story Of The Romance Between "The Monkey Woman" And ... 181.7k VIEWS Emmitt and Percilla Bejano were legends in the carnival world, particularly in the "freak show" ... General Tom Thumb Was The Most Famous Circus 'Freak' of All Time 66.9k VIEWS General Tom Thumb, born Charles Sherwood Stratton, was a dwarf born in the mid-19th century who became a famous circus performer ...