|Born||Henry Arthur Smith|
|Died||May 1, 1956 (age 71) |
Henry Hilton (c.1884-1956) was a regular performer in Great Britain and throughout Europe.
Starting out performing has "Harry Hilton", he was a professional magician for more than fifty years. Sometimes he used "Henri" for a more continental touch.
After getting out of the Armed Forces, he married Tilly Pender and she began assisting him in the act.
Owing to failing health, Hilton had to give up regular professional work in 1948 and his last appearance was in Ireland.