Irvin Feld and Kenneth Feld
Inducted into the Ring of Fame: 1999
Circus Profession: Circus Owners
Irvin Feld: 1918 - 1984
Kenneth Feld: 1948
Irvin Feld (April 19, 1918 – September 6, 1984) was a business entrepreneur who built a chain of record stores, promoted rock groups, produced concerts involving some of the biggest names in popular music. He was also the head of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus and founder of Feld Entertainment. He was a music promoter who is credited with discovering Paul Anka
Kenneth Jeffrey Feld (born 1948) is the CEO of Feld Entertainment, which has operated the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus (closed in 2017), Disney on Ice, Doodlebops Live, Marvel Universe Live, Jurassic World Live, Monster Jam, International Hot Rod Association, and AMA Monster Energy Supercross Championship. He is also the producer of several Broadway plays. Kenneth became CEO of the company upon his father's death in 1984.