Там стоматолог Керк Джонсон поставил на клюв пломбу, а затем покрасил ее в желтый цвет. Клюв получился - как новенький.
Ну, и не могу не привести трогательное пояснение Daily Telegraph.
Savinien de Cyrano de Bergerac was actually a real French nobleman in the 1600s who was later made world famous in a series of books dramatising his life.
His fame after his death owed much to the books, published nearly 200 years later, making reference to a physical characteristic he had in life - an overly large nose.