Miss Agnes Schmidt, AKA "Rubber-Skinned Girl" or "Elephant Girl," had skin at the top of her legs that was over a foot long, so it stretched far off her body. During the she performed with the sideshow Ripley's Believe It or Not.
Frank Lentini, born with the proverbial & much desired "leg up", excelled in all his future endeavors, and had the added distinction of never having lost a three-legged race, for which he gained much notoriety and acclaim.
johnny eck born with sacral agenesis and had no legs, pictured with his twin brother robert. the brothers joined the sideshow at age they started in a magician's act where robert was 'sawed in half' and johnny jumped up and ran about