Remembering the Birthday of Connie Clausen!

ABOUT
Hollywood 1960s actress turned literary agent who began her entertainment career by riding an elephant in the circus.

BEFORE FAME
She joined the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus in 1940s, writing about her experiences in the memoir, I Love You Honey, but the Season’s Over.

TRIVIA FACT
Among her own publishing agency’s big sellers was the Pulitzer Prize-winning biography, Jackson Pollock: An American Saga.

FAMILY LIFE
She was married three times, and had one son.

ASSOCIATED WITH
Swoosie Kurtz played her in the ITV 2009 movie An Englishman in New York.