BOYD COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) -- Michael Polakovs, a man who spent his life entertaining with a huge smile and a big red nose, died during the weekend. He was better known as Coco the Clown.
Polakovs died Sunday; he was 86. He performed for years with Ringling Bros. & Barnum & Bailey Circus and helped form the Ringling Bros. Clown College. He was presented with a lifetime achievement award in September 2008.
Polakovs lived with his wife Hazel in Boyd County, Ky.