dwarfism

NICHOLI – The Little Prince

  Many have claimed to be ‘The World’s Smallest Man’ but The Little Russian Prince may have actually lived up to that billing. Allegedly, the tiny man weighed less than sixteen pounds and stood only eighteen inches in height. According to ‘A Sketch of the Life of the Russian Prince’ – a lengthy biography found…

JOSEF BORUWLASKI – Midget Majesty

In his autobiography Memoirs, Count Josef Boruwlaski writes: I was born in the environs of Chaliez, the capital of Pukucia in Polish Russia in November 1739. My parents were of middle size; they had six children, five sons and one daughter. Three of these children great to above the middle stature, whilst the two others,…