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Prof. Aronack

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Prof. Aronack
BornJune 26, 1901
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Prof. Aronack (1901-?) was the stage name of Dr. Aaron Ackermann, a urologist in Rio de Janeiro.


He worked as a professional magician from 1910 to 1930 prior to becoming a physician.[1]

Ackermann was the founding President of the Colegio Brasileiro de Magicos in 1963. [2]

He published a column in one of the largest papers in Brazil, Correio daMartha, under the head 'Tricks and Illusions' ", where he wrote the biographies of magician who has performed in Brazil. [3]

He was also a member of the I.B.M..[4]

In November 1963, he founded the bi-monthly newsletter Magus, that's editor, director and main writer; He created the Brazilian College of Magicians, of which he was elected president.[5]


  • Segredos daMagia (1934)
  • O Magico das Salas (1949)


  1. Tops, FEBRUARY 1953
  2. Who's Who in Magic: An International Biographical Guide From Past to Present by Bart Whaley (1990)
  3. Linking Ring, Vol. 36 No. 5, July 1956
  4. The Sphinx Vol. 51 No. 3, December 1952