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While studying at Connecticut College, he developed an act involving dental apparatus, which won him first place at the 1990 St. Louis [[I.B.M.]] convention. He graduated in 1992 with a degree in Philosophy.
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Soon after setting forth on a career as a professional magician, he was diagnosed with bone cancer in 1993.  During his treatment at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, he produced a benefit for the American Cancer Society's Childhood Cancer Program. He died a week before the event which raised over $100,000.
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* Genii, Vol. 57, No. 9, July 1994, Obituaries, Mark Nathan Sicher 1970-1994, page 620
 
* Genii, Vol. 57, No. 9, July 1994, Obituaries, Mark Nathan Sicher 1970-1994, page 620

Revision as of 17:01, 23 September 2012

Mark Sicher was a regular at Tannen's Magic Camp.

BornMark Nathan Sicher
1970
DiedApril 29, 1994

While studying at Connecticut College, he developed an act involving dental apparatus, which won him first place at the 1990 St. Louis I.B.M. convention. He graduated in 1992 with a degree in Philosophy.

Soon after setting forth on a career as a professional magician, he was diagnosed with bone cancer in 1993. During his treatment at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, he produced a benefit for the American Cancer Society's Childhood Cancer Program. He died a week before the event which raised over $100,000.

References

  • Genii, Vol. 57, No. 9, July 1994, Obituaries, Mark Nathan Sicher 1970-1994, page 620
  • The Linking Ring, Vol. 74, No. 8, August 1994, Broken Wand, Mark Nathan Sicher, page 108
  • Genii, Vol. 59, No. 8, June, 1996, Share The Magic, A Report by Erika Larsen, page 612