|Born||David J. Szymanowski|
March 6, 1955
|Died||July 25, 2005 (age 50) |
Dave Simon (1955-2005), owner of "Simons Studios", performed as "Sparkles" the clown for children's parties and as Santa during Christmas time.
He started out working as a repair technician. Then as a substitute paraprofessional with Mayfair Achievement Program, he taught magic to children. He became one of the first in Toledo to be licensed in 1987 under a city street performing ordinance.