The entrepreneur John Ringling died at the age of 70. Here is all you want to know, and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Famous as one of the founders of the Ringling Brothers Circus. He was also behind the merging of his family’s circus with the Barnum & Bailey Circus, an event that occurred in 1919.
The sixth child born to August Ringling and
Marie Salome Juliar, he grew up in McGregor, Iowa, with older brothers named Al, Gus, Otto, Alf, and Charley, and with younger siblings named Henry and Ida. His marriage to art collector Mable Burton lasted until her death in 1929; the following year, he married Emily Haag Buck.