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Peter Robinson (I) (1874–1947)


Peter Robinson was born the son of Norwegian immigrants. He stated that during his childhood, he had a normal appearance until his early teens when his weight began to drop rapidly. He first went on exhibition in 1895, working at Coney Island and later Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus. Robinson was married twice, both times to circus fat ... See full bio »

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(age 72)

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1932

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 1981 Some Call Them... Freaks (TV Movie documentary)
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Active on Broadway in the following productions: See more »

Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
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Expert harmonica player. See more »

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Aries

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