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Hy Berg

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Hy Berg
BornNovember 22, 1908
DiedDecember 3, 1981 (age 73)

Hy Berg (1908-1982), the brother of Joe Berg, was an ardent student of magic and belonged to all the organizations as a member of the I.B.M., S.A.M., and The Wizard's Club.


He retired from his carpeting business in 1972 in Chicago after some 35 years, but his interest in magic spanned more than half a century. He was in the service during World War II and was assigned to Special Services and performed in USO shows.[1]


  1. Obit, Genii 1982 May