Harry Houdini

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Harry Houdini
Houdini in 1899
BornErik Weisz
24 Mairch 1874(1874-03-24)
Budapest, Austrick-Hungary
Died31 October 1926(1926-10-31) (aged 52)
Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
Cause o daith
ThriftStage mageecian, escapologist, stunt performer, actor, historian, film producer, pilot, debunker
Years active1891–1926
Hauf-marrae(s)Wilhelmina Beatrice "Bess" Rahner
(m. 1894; his death 1926)
RelativesTheodore Hardeen (brither)

Harry Houdini (born Erik Weisz, later Ehrich Weiss or Harry Weiss; Mairch 24, 1874 – October 31, 1926) wis an Austro-Hungarian-born American stage mageecian an stunt performer, notit for his sensational escape acts.

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  1. Schiller, Gerald. (2010). It Happened in Hollywood: Remarkable Events That Shaped History. Globe Pequot Press. p. 34. ISBN 978-0-7627-5449-6
  2. Harry Houdini. Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved March 24, 2014.