Born On This Day ~ February 26 ~ Pauline Musters

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Born: February 26, 1876 (Ossendrechts, Netherlands)
Died: March 1, 1895 (New York, New York)

Famous For/Known For:
Smallest mature woman according to the Guinness Book of World Records.

A Little About Pauline Musters:
Born in Ossendricht, Netherlands. She was a little over 12 Continue reading

Born On This Day ~ January 26 ~ Bessie Coleman

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Born January 26, 1892 (Atlanta, Georgia)
Died: April 30, 1926 (Jackson, Florida)

Famous For/Known For:
First African American female pilot

A Little About Bessie Coleman:
Bessie Coleman was born in Atlanta, Georgia in a one room cabin where the floor was made of dirt. Her parents, George and Susan Coleman Continue reading

Born On This Day ~ January 10 ~ Grock (Charles Adrien Wettach)

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Grock (Charles Adrien Wettach)

Born: January 10, 1880 (Bern Switzerland)
Died: July 14, 1959 (Liguria Italy)

Famous For/Known For:
Famous Swiss Clown

A Little About Grock (Charles Adrien Wettach):

Born to a watchmaker father who also dabbled a bit in music and acrobatic, Wettach grew up being taught the foundations of gymnastics and melody. Continue reading