Fred Lony and his 22 Chairs

Posted on Monday, August 25th, 2014 by John Wood

One of the featured attractions at Tom Arnold’s London Circus during the 1950’s was Fred Lony, of Latvia, and his 22 chairs. As shown in the rather amazing image above, Mr. Lony could balance all 22 chairs in his mouth at once ~ a pretty awesome feat in more ways than one. FYI: each chair weighed nine pounds.
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