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Top 5 Famous Clowns: Find Who they are!
Surely you know lots of clowns, but do you know who are the best of all time? See our Top 5 Famous Clowns list!
William Mills “Bill” Irwin, born in Santa Monica, California, USA, is one of the most famous clowns of the world. He is also an American actor and comedian, who was known for his stage performances, having stood out for his great contribution to the American circus renaissance in the 70s You can also see some appearances of this famous clown in cinema movies and TV series.
Now he is 65 years old, and he also is Theatre Director, Screenwriter, Choreographer, Actor, besides being a clown.
You can see him in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Interstellar, Across the Universe, Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Eight Men Out and more, occupying the first place of our Top 5 Famous Clowns!
Emmett Leo Kelly, born in 1898 in Sedan, Kansas, United States of America, and died in 1979, with 81 years old, was an American circus performer and an actor, who created the unforgettable clown figure “Weary Willie”, based on Depression era.
His best shows were The Greatest Show on Earth and Wind Across the Everglades.
Now that you know the most successful clowns ever, you are ready to start as a clown too! Don’t you agree with our Top 5 Famous Clowns? Let us know if you have other Clowns who deserve to be on our list!