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Joseph White

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Joseph White
BornJoseph Michael White
January 1, 1925
Dorchester, Massachusetts
DiedSeptember 10, 2001 (age 76)

Joseph White (1925-2001), known as The Midget Magician, was a magician and mentalist.


Being only four feet, four inches tall he regularly joked about his size, "I'm never short on jokes… but I am short". White used many different names throughout his career: Little Joe White, Micro, Puzzles the Clown, Little Oscar, Prince Tiny, Midget Magician, The World's Smallest Magician, and The World's Smallest Magician and Mentalist.[1]

He died of a heart attack in 2001. [2]


  • Magic For Heaven's Sake (1962)
  • Micro Mental Miracles (1965)
  • Micro Mental Programs (1966)
  • Scotch Brand Of Magic (1967)
  • Select Mental Effects (1980)
  • Wee Wizard's Wiles (1987).


  1. Obit Genii 2001 December