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P. T. Barnum is born July 5th in Danbury, Connecticut.

1810

Barnum's legendary circus train first begins traveling the nation's railways.

1872

joins forces with James Bailey to be Barnum & Bailey's Greatest Show On Earth

1881

P. T. Barnum dies and is laid to rest in Bridgeport, Connecticut.

1891

Ringling Bros Circus & Barnum & Bailey Circus merge but tour seperatly

1907

The first ever performance of the combined Ringling Bros & Barnum & Bailey

1919