Donald M. Cohen
|Donald M. Cohen|
|Born||Donald Martin Cohen|
|Died||May 1, 2013 (age 87) |
|Resting place||Garrison Forest Veterans Cemetery, Owings, Maryley|
Donald M. Cohen (c.1926-2013), a retired credit manager, performed as "Magic Don."
After serving in the Army during World War II, Cohen returned to Baltimore and worked as a credit and collections manager for 20 years until retiring in 1992.
He began teaching himself sleight of hand tricks when he was in his mid-50s. After retirement, he did magic shows at art festivals, birthday parties and general events. He did a magic show at the Easter Egg Roll one year at the White House.