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“Ape Woman” Buried After 150 Years Was A Circus Display

Julia Pastrana, who was labeled as “Ape Woman” and described as “the ugliest woman in the world” during her time, has finally been shipped home and laid to rest after over 150 years of being on display to the public. Pastrana was born with the rare disorder congenital terminal hypertrichosis, which left her face and body covered in thick hair, …

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