Quiz | Easy like Sunday morning: on the circus
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Quiz | Easy like Sunday morning: on the circus
A bronze statue of animal trainer and trader Carl Hagenbeck at Hagenbeck Zoo in Hamburg, Germany. What did he innovate that is in use in zoos even today?
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1 / 10 | Born on January 8, 1742, Philip Astley, during his service for the army, discovered he had a skill for horse riding. He decided to show off his acrobatic skills to the public, and to amuse the audience between his tricks he hired a clown. Soon he added jugglers, gymnasts and dancing dogs. This led to him being labelled as the ‘Father’ of what entertainment sector?

Answer : The Modern Circus
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