May Emmeline WIRTH
Also known as: May
Born: 6 June 1894
Died: 18 October 1978Special Achievements:
1963 - Inducted in the Circus Hall of Fame as a bareback rider
Pioneer bareback ricer circus performer and equestrienne. In 1912, began working with Barnum and Bailey Circus in America.
St Leon, Mark. (1983, Spring). World Famous Equestrienne: Australia’s May Wirth. This Australia, 57-61.