The Bird Girl

Also known as Koo Koo, the Bird Girl suffered from a form of dwarfism called Virchow-Seckel syndrome, or “bird-headed dwarfism”.

She first performed as the Blind Girl From Mars, but was much more successful as the Bird Girl, even featuring in Tod Browning´s “Freaks”.

Her show was one of the most entertaining at Coney Island for many years.

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4 thoughts on “The Bird Girl

  1. schinders says:

    love the tribute, love your work. thanks for stopping by!

  2. fragosoart says:

    Thank you, too, Schindlers!! Have a nice day!

  3. Isabel says:

    I love it!!!! really cool!!!

  4. fragosoart says:

    Thank you, Isabel: have a nice day!!;-)

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