"Prince" Randian (1871-1934)  Born in British Guyana, Randian was discovered by P.T. Barnum in  1889, and he toured American sideshows in the 1930s as the Living Torso,  “the human caterpillar. "  In reality Randian could shave, write, paint, and roll cigarettes  unaided. He spoke English, German, French, and Hindi. He married and fathered four children and ultimately lived to age 63, touring American carnivals and museums for 45 years.

Prince Randian Born in British Guyana, Randian was discovered by P. Barnum in and he toured American sideshows in the as the Living Torso, “the human caterpillar who crawls on his belly like a reptile.

The man who would become Prince Randian was born in 1871 in Demerara, British Guiana to Indian slave parents.Despite being born without arms or legs he was incredibly self sufficient.

PRINCE RANDIAN - The Human Caterpillar

Prince Randian – December AKA "The Living Torso," "The Human Caterpillar," "The.

Wonders: Eddie Masher was known as skeleton dude for his appearance and Prince Randian (right) who was born without arms or legs but was incredibly self-sufficient and able to shave, paint, write and even roll cigarettes

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Prince Randian or Prince Rardion , also known as The Snake Man, The Living Torso, The Human Caterpillar and a variety of other names was an American performer with Tetra-Amelia Syndrome and a famous limbless sideshow performer.

Prince Randian (1871-1934) Born in British Guyana, Randian was discovered by P.T. Barnum in 1889, and he toured American sideshows in the 1930s as the Living Torso, “the human caterpillar who crawls on his belly like a reptile.” In reality Randian could shave, write, paint, and roll cigarettes unaided. He spoke English, German, French, and Hindi and was reportedly a skilled carpenter, joking that he would someday build his own house. He married and fathered four children and lived to age 63

Prince Randian The Living Torso/The Human Worm. Born w/o limbs, he was able to write, paint, shave & roll cigarettes using only his mouth.

Prince Randian was born in British Guiana with a d...

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Freaks (1932) - Prince Randian Lights a Cigarette

The limbless Prince Randian (aka "The Human Worm") lights a cigarette

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Prince Randian (Gorgeous cast portraits from Tod Browning’s ‘Freaks’

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Prince Randian the Human Caterpillar Prince Randian was a Guyanese circus performer who was known as the Snake man, Cigar man, and The Living Torso, due to the fact that he was born without any limbs.

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