List of magicians


List of magicians

This is a list of magicians, illusionists, mentalists, escapologists, and other practitioners of stage magic. For a list of witches, wizards, and other practitioners of paranormal magic, see: List of occultists.

Magicians are listed by the most common name used in performance. Magicians' actual names, when applicable, follow in parentheses.

A

*Abbot, David
*Acer, David
*Ackerman, Allan
*Adams, Curtis
*Aich, Jewel
*Alexander, C. A. (Claude Alexander Conlin)
*Alexander, Jay
*Ammar, Michael
*Anderson, Harry
*Anderson, John Henry
*Andruzzi, Tony
*Angel, Criss (Christopher Sarantakos)
*Annemann, Theodore (Theodore John Squires)
*Atkins, Jefferey

B

*Balducci, Ed
*Ballantine, Carl (Meyer Kessler)
*Bamberg, Tobias
*Banachek (Steven Shaw)
*Barry and Stuart (Barry Jones & Stuart MacLeod)
*Barry, Keith
*Becker, Herbert L.
*Black, Arian
*Blackstone, Harry, Sr.
*Blackstone, Harry, Jr.
*Blaine, David
*Bobo, J.B.
*Bongo, Ali (William Oliver Wallace)
*Brown, Derren
*Buchinger, Matthias
*Burger, Eugene
*Burton, Lance
*Bux, Kuda (Khuda Bakhsh)

C

*Cairns, Mark
*Caldwell, Mike
*Calvert, John (Elbern Madren Calvert)
*Cameron, Charles
*Canuplin
*Cardini (Richard D. Pitchford)
*Carney, John
*Carter, Charles Joseph
*Chef Anton
*Christopher, Milbourne
*Coby, Rudy
*Cohen, Steve
*Cook, Ali
*Cooper, Tommy
*Copperfield, David (David Kotkin)
*Corinda, Tony
*Cox,Chris
*Curry, Paul

D

*Daniels, Paul (Newton Edward Daniels)
*Daryl (Daryl Easton, Daryl Martinez)
*Davenport, William Henry and Erastus, Ira
*Davenport, Lewis (George Ryan)
*Dean, Jason
*Dedi
*Devant, David (David Wellington or David Wighton)
*Diaconis, Persi
*Don Alfredo
*Dietrich, Dorothy
*Dill, Dean
*Dingle, Derek
*Downs, Thomas Nelson
*Drake, Simon
*Dunninger, Joseph
*Durham, Geoffrey
*Cristian

E

*Elmsley, Alex
*Erdnase, S. W.

F

*Fakir of Ava (Isaiah Harris Hughes)
*Finney, Michael
*Fischbacher, Siegfried, see Siegfried & Roy
*Foo, Ching Ling (Chee Ling Qua)
*Freedman, James
*Frewin, Greg

G

*Gardner, Martin
*Geller, Uri
*Gertner, Paul
*Gibson, Walter B.
*Green, Lennart
*Goldin, Horace
*Goldston, Will

H

*Henning, Doug

I

*Interrante, Scott

J

*James, Kevin
*James, Rob
*Jay, Joshua
*Jay, Ricky (Ricky Potash)
*Jennings, Larry
*Jillette, Penn, see also Penn & Teller
*Kristen Johnson
*Jonathan, The Amazing (John Edward Szeles)
*Jones, Barry
*Jordan, Charles
*Jadugar Jinesh B.E.

K

*Kaps, Fred (Abraham Pieter Adrianus Bongers)
*Katterfelto, Gustavus
*Kellar, Harry (Heinrich Keller)
*Kieve, Paul
*King, Mac
*Kio, Igor (Igor Emilievich Renard Kio)
*Klok, Hans
*De Kolta, Buatier (Joseph Bautier)
*Kole, André
*Koran, Al (Edward Doe)
*Kreskin (George Joseph Kresge, Jr.)

L

*Labero, Joe
*Laflin, Duane
*Lavand, René
*Lean, Owen: see Roadmage)
*Lee, Misty
*Leifer, Debbie
*Lorayne, Harry
*Lovell, Simon

M

*Macleod, Stuart
*Magic Christian
*Majax, Gérard (Gérard Fater)
*Malini, Max (Max Katz Breit)
*Mandrake, Leon
*Marcy, Matt
*Marlo, Ed
*Marshall, Jay (James Ward Marshall)
*Masked Magician: see Val Valentino
*Maskelyne, Jasper
*Maskelyne, John Nevil
*Masklyn ye
Tony Andruzzi
*Maven, Max (Phil Goldstein)
*Mayne, Andrew
*McBride, Jeff
*McComb, Billy
*Méliès, Georges
*Menna, Lisa
*Money-Coutts, Drummond
*Moore, Alan
*Miller Justin
*Mulhern, Stephen
*Munoz, Oscar

O

*Ogawa, Shoot
*Okito (Tobias Bamberg)
*Ortiz, Darwin
*Osterlind, Richard

P

*Palladino, Eusapia (Minerverno Murge)
*Palmer, Johnny "Ace"
*Pavel (Pavel Pomezny)
*Pendragons (Jonathan and Charlotte Pendragon)
*Penn & Teller (see also Penn Jillette and Teller)
*Penrose, Scott
*Philadelphia, Jacob (Jacob Meyer)
*Polgar, Franz
*Pollock, Channing
*Presto, Fay

Q

R

*Alex Reid
*Randi, James (Randall James Hamilton Zwinge)
*Roadmage (Owen Lean)
*Robert, Étienne-Gaspard
*Robert-Houdin, Jean Eugène
*Robinson, William Ellsworth: see Chung Ling Soo
*Romany (the Diva of Magic)
*Roth, David
*Rodolfo, Gács Rezső
*Role, Brian
*Rocco Silano

*Sadowitz, Jerry
*Sam, Long Tack
*Sankey, Jay
*Saville, Ian
*Scarne, John (Orlando Carmelo Scarnecchia)
*Schwarzman, Howie
*Selbit, P. T. (Percy Thomas Tibbles)
*Shaw, Steve: see Banachek
*Shaxon, Alan (Alan Arthur Howson)
*Sheridan, Jeff
*Siegfried & Roy (Siegfried Fischbacher and Roy Horn)
*Slydini, Tony (Quintino Marucci)
*Solomon, Thomas
*Soo, Chung Ling (William Ellsworth Robinson)
*Sorcar, P. C. (Protul Chandra Sarcar)
*Sorcar, P. C. Jr. (Prodip Chandra Sarcar)
*Steiner, Robert
*Steinmeyer, Jim
*Stone, Tom
*Strebler, Morgan
*Swiss, Jamy Ian
*Sylvester the Jester

T

*Takayama, Cyril
*Tamariz, Juan (Tamariz-Martel Negrón)
*Tarbell, Harlan
*Teller (Raymond Joseph Teller): see also Penn & Teller
*Tenko, Princess (Mariko Itakura)
*Thomas, Garrett
*Thurston, Howard
*Tobin, Neil
*Turner, Richard

U

V

* Valentino (Val Valentino)
*Vernon, Dai (David Frederick Wingfield Verner)

W

*Walker, Val
*Walton, Roy
*Welles, Orson
*Willard, Frances
*Williamson, David
*Wilson, Gregory
*Wilson, Mark
*Wonder, Tommy (Jacobus Maria Bemelman)

Z

*The Zancigs
*Zarrow, Herb
*Zenon, Paul

See also

* Magic consultant

References

*Randi, James. "Conjuring". (1992) ISBN 0-312-09771-9


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