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BornJesus Lopez


Alonzo Martini (fl. 1910s-1920s) was a professional magician who first performed in Mexico under the name "El Brujo Moderno" (The Modern Wizard). In later years he used the name "Martini."


Mr. Martini and his wife, Celia, moved to Los Angeles, California around 1918 and attained success with his mystery show comprising of Mind Reading, Crystal Gazing, Magic and Illusions.[1]

He was an inspiration to Senor Maldo who saw him perform in Mexico.[2]


  1. Cover, Magical Bulletin, December 1922.
  2. Senor Maldo, MUM, March 1954