Viki Hengerics

Viki Hengerics

Viki Hengerics
More ideas from Viki
Top 7 Human Freaks That Performed in Freak Shows

Outside a freak show at the Rutland Fair, Vermont, Sept Photo by Jack Delano. Source: Library of Congress

Bill Durks, the Man With Three Eyes | 16 Real Life Side Show Workers That Probably Inspired "American Horror Story: Freak Show"

16 Real Life Side Show Workers That Probably Inspired "American Horror Story: Freak Show"

Robert Huddleston and Ella Harper | 16 Real Life Side Show Workers That Probably Inspired "American Horror Story: Freak Show"

Ella Harper was born on January 1870 with a very rare orthopedic condition that caused her knees to bend backwards, called congenital genu recurvatum.

Mary and Anna were conjoined twins born in Honduras in 1907.  They were joined by a thin band at their abdomen.   They exhibited with Sells-Floto and Norris and Rowe circuses for several years until 1929, when one sister fell ill.  They returned to Honduras where both twins died shortly after.

Conjoined twins, Mary and Anna- vintage sideshow promotional pamphlet.