|Flourished||1950s - 2010s|
Dick DeYoung has performed as a magician for over 60 years.
DeYoung discovered magic in the 1940s during his junior year at Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin High School where he perform at a variety show at the school to raise money to purchase war bonds during World War II.
The young man soon began charging money for shows and traveling to magic shops in Milwaukee and Chicago to buy equipment. 
He has performed for a variety of audiences and has played in practically every kind of venue, from atop a hay wagon to the largest arenas. 
- ↑ Cover, Genii 1957 November
- ↑ http://www.beloitdailynews.com/articles/2010/01/11/news/wisconsin_news/wis1101.txt
- ↑ 60 Years DeYoung, by JULIE SOBANSKI, MUM, November 2006