Thursday, May 6, 2010

Chauncy Morlan: 19th Century Freak, 21st Century Average Joe

Perceived at the time as unusually obese, Chauncy Morlan (1869-1906) toured Europe with Barnum & Bailey's Circus as a human oddity.

Nowadays, his only claim to fame would be "the other guy named Chauncy you've ever heard of."

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