Nicu De Barcsy

Nicu De Barcsy

Birth
Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
Death 31 Jul 1976 (aged 91)
Enid, Garfield County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Drummond, Garfield County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 21250794 · View Source
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Circus Entertainer. At birth, he weighed only 1 and 3 quarters pounds and in adulthood stood a three feet tall. His father served in the military in Hungary and during the upheaval at the turn of the century, the family was forced to flee the country or be destroyed. The family joined a circus touring Europe and called themselves the De Barcsy Troup. Nicu was billed as the "Smallest Perfect Man on Earth" and often performed in the palm of his father's outstetched hand. Some of the circus's that the family performed in were the Ringling Bros. Barnum and Bailey Circus and Bill Campbell Circus.

Bio by: Darla Terry


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  • Originally Created by: Darla Terry
  • Added: 30 Aug 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21250794
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Nicu De Barcsy (28 Feb 1885–31 Jul 1976), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21250794, citing Del Norte Cemetery, Drummond, Garfield County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .