MagicPedia:Selected anniversaries/October 30
From MagicPedia, the free online encyclopedia for magicians by magicians.
- 1891 - Zina Bennett was born.
- 1903 - Conrad Bosschieter, known as Connie Bush, was born.
- 1923 - Topper Martyn, a popular comedy magicican was born Victor Martyn in England.
- 1948 - Fifteen students of magic and the occult failed to establish contact with the spirit of the late Harry Houdini at a seance held in the Greenwich Village apartment of Conjurors' Editor Walter B. Gibson.
- 1981 - Maurice Fogel, a professional magician and mentalist known own as "The Amazing Fogel" dies.
- 2004 - Sidney Hollis Radner auctionned his collection of Houdini's items in Las Vegas.