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  1. Barnum, P. T. Barnum, Phineas Taylor Barnumnoun

    United States showman who popularized the circus (1810-1891)

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    Fathered the introduction of the peanut, the clown, and the beautiful bareback riders. As a side show he taught that some Americans were Progressives part of the time; that other Americans were Republicans all the time, but that all Americans were not Democrats all the time.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Phineas Taylor Barnum in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Phineas Taylor Barnum in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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