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Richard Faughnan
Birth: Oct. 21, 1932
Springfield
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jan. 30, 1962
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA

Circus Performer. A member of the the famous family of aerialists, 'The Flying Wallendas.' He was married to Karl Wallenda's daughter, Jenny Wallenda. On January 30, 1962, he died when performing in Detroit, Michigan, when the Seven-Man Period collapsed, sending him 70 feet to the floor below. (bio by: K) 
 
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  Jenny Ella Wallenda Faughnan (1931 - 2015)*
 
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Burial:
Manasota Memorial Park
Bradenton
Manatee County
Florida, USA
 
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Originally Created by: K
Record added: Feb 02, 2006
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