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May Wirth (1894-1978),  A performer with Wirth Bros. circus in 1911; also engaged by John Ringling for two seasons to tour with his Barnum & Bailey circus. Born May Zinga, she was adopted by the sister of Phillip and George Wirth, Marizles Wirth, who later married John Martin. May Wirth is regarded as one of the greatest female acrobats on horseback of all times.

CIRCUS: May Wirth A performer with Wirth Bros. circus in also engaged by John Ringling for two seasons to tour with his Barnum Bailey circus. May Wirth is regarded as one of the greatest female acrobats on horseback of all times.

Amalie was also called The German Giantess. Her real name was Amalie Schulte (some sources claim that she was the sister of Ludwig Schulten's, but this is not true). She was born in Wuppertal, Germany. She toured with Barnum & Bailey Circus in 1914 where she was on stage with giant George Auger. She was listed at 7 feet 2 inches.

Amalie was also called The German Giantess. Her real name was Amalie Schulte…