The Great Captain Jack Bonavita

Posted By on December 13, 2009

Captian Jack Bonavita

This indeed is a rare photo of Jack Bonavita. He p0sed for this picture sometime in 1905. Later Jack was killed during the act by one of his  polar bears. Louis Roth, a great friend of his almost collapsed when he heard the news of Jack ‘s death. Jack Bonavita was the person who encouraged Louis Roth to become a wild animal trainer.


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My name is Ivan M. Henry and I am the 4th generation of a circus/show business dynasty. I hope you enjoy the blog.


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