The Most Freakish People Who Ever Lived
“Freak” is a term used to describe people who are suffering from an extraordinary disease or who are physically deformed, either by a genetic mutation or self inflicted. It can also be used genetic alteration in animals and plants. Freaks can be grouped in two. The natural freaks and those who are self made freak. The natural freaks are those who that suffers from a genetic disorder while the made freaks are those that had surgical alterations done to their bodies.
We have gathered some of the most genetically challenged persons who have ever lived and a few of those who some may say they are mentally challenged to do what they did to themselves.
Grace McDaniels was born in the year 1889 with a genetic disorder that made her have elephantiasis of the lips. Even tho the media labelled her "mule face woman" she refused to let it get to her and embraced the way she was rather that living a life of depression. Aside that, she also made some money from it by traveling with the sides show. Eventually she had a son that had no deformities whom she saw as her life and happiness. When he was old enough, he helped her with her career. After she had joined Harry's Lewiston circus, she began earning $175 weekly.