Ormok, Leyte, Phillipines
|Died||November 24, 1962 |
Chavez moved to the United States in 1920 and was performing magic professional by 1922.
In 1938 their five year old daughter Ruth, died as a result of burns suffered in a burning house-trailer. The grieving couple ceased to travel and three years later decided to open a school for magicians called the Chavez Studio of Magic.
In 1951 they moved the studio to Hollywood, California. After his death, Marian continued teaching.
- ↑ Obit, New Tops, December 1962
- ↑ THE SOCIETY OF AMERICAN MAGICIANS HALL OF FAME AND MAGIC MUSEUM, INC., MUM, February, 1993
- ↑ New Tops, January 1979
- ↑ Obit, Genii 1962 December