Phineas Taylor Barnum


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Noun1.Phineas Taylor Barnum - United States showman who popularized the circus (1810-1891)Phineas Taylor Barnum - United States showman who popularized the circus (1810-1891)
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Based on the real-life character Phineas Taylor Barnum the show tells of his life and quest to create the best circus in town.
Barnum,'' a miniseries celebrating the life of Phineas Taylor Barnum being shown Sunday and Monday on A&E, gives us a fair overview of the mind-set that inspired today's TV landscape.
July 3 /PRNewswire/ -- One hundred and eighty-six years ago, on July 5, 1810, Phineas Taylor Barnum, the spiritual father of Ringling Bros.