|Died||February 8, 2013 |
Nemo Turner (1951-2013), born Leonard Miedzianowski, was a well known Montreal magician. He performed, along with his rabbit Melvin, on over 200 radio and television appearances.
After attending Concordia University (Loyola campus) and receiving a Bachelor’s degree in psychology he carried on with his career as a magician
Turner went on to blend his entertainment skills with education and also was involved in real estate ventures.
He tried unsuccessfully for a number of years to get his rabbit Melvin accepted into the S.A.M.. He also tried the I.B.M., which didn't accept him, but did vote to make him the Official Mascot of the I.B.M.
- ↑ http://canadasmagic.blogspot.com/2013/02/broken-wand-leonard-miedzianowski.html
- ↑ Page 24: Hare Brained: A Whacked Out Interview with Nemo Turner by David Acer , Genii 2003 December
- ↑ IBM Reports, Linking Ring, April, 2004