Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin

Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin

Name Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin
Profession Magician
Date of Birth 1805-12-06
Place of Birth France
Age 65 yrs
Death Date 1871-06-13
Birth Sign Sagittarius

About Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin

Master magician remembered for his illusions and conjuring tricks. He established a popular French venue in which he performed such trademark magic tricks as “The Ethereal Suspension,” “The Marvelous Orange Tree,” and “Second Sight.”

Early Life Experience of Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin

He graduated from the University of Orleans at the age of eighteen.

Trivia Info

He briefly pursued a career as a watchmaker.

Family Life

He had three children with François Marguerite.

Associated With

He influenced fellow magician Dai Vernon.

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