Tuesday, January 31, 2017

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Chic Silber said...

Billie Burke Ziegfeld

Richard Reynolds said...

Wasn't her dad a circus clown

Chic Silber said...

Yes Richard he was a Vaudevillian

who spent some time clowning on

RBBB but I don't know when

Chic Silber said...

William Ethelbert "Billie" Burke

He worked for several troupes &

by 1882 was clowning with Barnum

and Bailey's circus until 1906

Burke grandly billed himself as

"America's Greatest Clown"