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Pierre Brahma

A native of Marseilles, PIERRE BRAHMA was born to an Italian mother and a French father. At the age of thirteen, he becomes deaf as a result of a severe case of scarlet fever.

Nonetheless, in 1964, he is crowned WORLD CHAMPION OF MAGIC in Barcelona and embarks on an international career, which takes him all over the world: JAPAN, the U.S., AFRICA, AUSTRALIA, the MIDDLE EAST, ETC.

Watch Pierre Brahma throw those coins in the air!

Learn more about Pierre Brahma by visiting his website.

Al Flosso

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Al Flosso was a Vaudeville-era magician who perfected the Misers' Dream. He was later featured on early TV shows such as 'Toast of the Town', ...

Thomas Nelson Downs

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Thomas Nelson Downs was one of the most famous manipulative magicians renowned for his coin tricks. Downs was also known as "The King of Koins" Downs ...

Fred Kaps

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Fred Kaps was a Dutch magician, famous for being the only magician to become F.I.S.M. Grand Prix world champion three times. Watch these Phillipe Fialho's recordings ...

John Carney

John Carney Magic Performance

John Carney is widely acknowledged as one of the top sleight of hand magicians. He has performed in casinos in Atlantic City, Lake Tahoe and ...

Curiosidades Show

Curiosidades magic performances

Feel the thrill of being face to face with the improbable, communicating through a universal language, and amazed by artists who carry you to a ...

Akira Fuji

Akira Fuji Magic Performance

At the ripe age of 42, Akira Fuji has become one of Japan's hottest close-up magicians. With many appearances on Japanese television, his reputation among ...

Dr. Hiroshi Sawa

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Shigeo Futagawa was born in Yokohama, Japan. Mr. Futagawa has contributed to many magic magazines in Japan and to S.O.B. Jr. He has performed at ...

Ching Ling Foo

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He's credited with being the first modern Oriental magician to achieve world fame. His act was in some respects plundered by an American magician who ...

Johnny Ace Palmer

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Johnny Ace Palmer is an award-winning American close-up magician. He is famous within the worldwide magical community for his prodigious sleight-of-hand abilities. Throughout the 1980s, ...

John Thompson

John Thompson magic

When John Thompson was 8 years old, he saw a riverboat gambler in a movie and decided he wanted to be a card cheat. His ...

Derren Brown

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Derren Brown is an English magician, mentalist, painter and self-professed skeptic regarding paranormal phenomena. This is the full uncut interview filmed for the Channel 4 TV ...

Chris Kenner

Chris Kenner performing Three Fly

In his first career as a close-up magician, although now known more as a comedy magician, Chris Kenner was one of those rare individuals who ...