Circo Tihany, in Brazil, was founded in 1954.
Founded by Franz Czeisler in 1954. Czeisler sold the Circus equipment in 1984 and retired, but opened a new Circus from scratch in 1986. The show had U.S. premiere in Houston, Texas, on September 29, 1989, with his son Ludwig Czeisler, as vice president.
Franz Czeisler finally sold his circus to Ricardo Massone, who still manages it in Brazil.
Franz Czeisler-Tihany passed away on March 2, 2016 in Las Vegas.