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- For magician, illusionist, actor and manager known as "The Wizard of the South", see H. J. Sargent (1843-1896).
|Born||July 09, 1852|
|Died||September 24, 1920 (age 68) |
John William Sargent (July 9, 1852 - September 24, 1920), born in Bangor, Maine, performed as Sargent the Merry Wizard.
A few years before his death, he was secretary to Harry Houdini.
- Cover of Mahatma Vol 2, No. 1 (July 1898).
- Tributes to John William Sargent, MUM, Vol.10, No. 5 (October, 1920).