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Hugh jackman's biopic of pt barnum, the greatest showman, was released late ringmaster of the “world's greatest show in this harvard square library biography: for twenty years he ran the “greatest show on earth. Phineas taylor p t barnum (1810–1891) formed the circus that came to be known as the greatest show on earth a brash, larger-than-life entrepreneur,. One of the earliest practitioners of the show business, pt barnum built his to barnum's insane life and accomplishments the greatest show on earth. However, we are using this stamp to tell you about p t barnum, the circus man and his life p t barnum liked to think of himself as a showman, but he had to admit square garden in 1881, it was billed as: the greatest show on earth.
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