Fox, Fred

First of the famous snake men who set a tradition for showmanship at the Snake Pit. He was also determined to gain recognition for his snake bite 'antidote'. Demonstrating in Calcutta in 1914 Fox allowed a deadly krait to bite him. However, one bite was inadvertently left untreated and he died within hours.

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Died
Calcutta, India
1914
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1909 - 1914