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BornGerrit Haak
July 28, 1909
Rotterdam, Holland
DiedJuly 22, 1964 (age 54)
Rotterdam, Holland

Crochet (1909-1964) was the stage name of Dutch professional magician Gerrit Haak. [1]


He soon started his stage-career as an actor in musical comedies and revues, becoming a professional magician around 1928.[2][3]

Crochet performed at the Chinateatern in 1946.


  • First place "illusions" at the National Congress of Dutch Magicians (1953).


  1. MUM, OCTOBER, 1964
  2. Andrew's Magic Magazine, february, 1954.
  3. Sphinx, May, 1946