Emmett Kelly

By: Otto Brewer

Emmett's childhood

Emmett Leo Kelly Was Born In Sedan Kansas 1898.

As he was growing up he lived in a farmhouse. Emmett Kelly did go to school but his mother pulled him out so he can do his cartooning. On November 24,1924 Emmett Kelly and Eva had a son with the name “Emmett Kelly Jr.”. In 1953 Emmett Kelly and Eva got divorced. Emmett Leo Kelly died at the age of 80 from a heart attack march, 28, 1979

the Man who Shocks the World with a sad face clown

Weary Willie appeared on Emmet’s drawing board while he was working for a commercial film in the early 1920’s. In 1931 Emmett Kelly decided to go circus life full time. In the early 1930’s Emmett started to wear a sad face clown instead of a normal white face clown. In the early 1930’s Emmett started to w Emmett was the mascot for the brooklyn dodgers after the fat man show came out.

Emmett Kelly's traits Blow are minds

Emmett Kelly was strong hearted person. A few reasons why i believe this is. The year he got to play in the movie the fat man his mom died. He got divorced in 1953. Another thing i believe Emmett Kelly is breathtaking,he going the clown hall of fame in 1989, He was also the mascot for the brooklyn dodgers after the fat man was released.

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Auther: J.L Wilkson Title: Emmett Kelly sad-face clown

Auther: Donald Mcmanus Title: Emmett Kelly the greatest clown on earth