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Magic related events from the year 1839.
Please add any notable events below if an article falls within this year.
- Ching Lau Lauro ends his performances in England
- Louis Hoffmann, who wrote a series of articles on magic for a boy's magazine, is born, July 23
- Max Auzinger, a German actor and magician, is born, July 26
- Ira Erastus Davenport, one of the Davenport Brothers, is born, Sept 17
- Louis Haselmayer, the "Prince of Prestidigitators, Magician, Necromancer, Musician, and Educator of Birds, is born, Sept 18
- Bernard Marius Cazeneuve, who became an expert in mind-reading experiments and card tricks, is born, Oct 12
- John Nevil Maskelyne, an English stage magician and inventor, is born, Dec 22