Freak shows have a long and bizarre history. Here are some of the most shocking performers to ever mesmerize audiences.
13The Elastic Skin Man
Felix Wehrle was affected by ‘Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome’, a genetic fault that makes your skin incredibly elastic and flexible. He could stretch and tug on any part of his skin as if were made of rubber – warping and twisting it out of shape. If that wasn’t enough he could also bend his fingers backwards without any pain.