Harry Houdini

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Houdini is Born in Budapest Hungary

03/24/1874

Houdini Moves to Wisconsin with Family

1878

Creates First Magic Show

1891

Meets and Marries Wife Bess & They Work Together

1893

Performs Famous Mirror & Handcuff Trick

1904

Performs Milk Can Escape Trick

1908

Performs Underwater Box Escape Trick

1912

Stars in his First Film

1918

His Most Famous Show, "Houdini," Premiers

1925

Dies from Complications from Appedictis

1926