Pierre Althoff , circus director in Germany
Born 1869-03-28 in Germany
dead 1924 in Germany
, son of director Dominicus Althoff and director Adele Althoff .
While running the circus, Adele gradually transferred more and more responsibility to her eldest son Pierre. He had been in the ring since he was 11 and soon mastered acrobatics ,
juggling and vaulting ,
performed as a musical clown and was at times considered the best trainer of his time. In 1895 Piere married Adele Rossi.
His mother appointed Pierre director at the age of 20.
1895: Pierre Adolf married Adele Rossi
(sister to Alfredo Rossi
who had an act with te Rossis musical elephants).
1901: Pierre Althoff became director of the circus.
1924: Pierre Althoff died.
Pierre Althoff Born: 1869-03-28
Father:Dominicus AlthoffBorn: 1831-11-00
Mother:Adele CortyBorn: 1840