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Robelly

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Robelly
BornRobert Rouet
June 4, 1894
Orleans, France
DiedJanuary 1976 (age 81)
NationalityFrench

Robelly was the professional comedy magician and inventor Robert Rouet. Other stage names had been "Professeur Wilsonn", "Abdouz-el-Menir", and "Ten-Okio".

He was a member of A.S.A.P. and the director of L'Escamoteur (1947-66).

His son also took up magic and performed as Rogello.[1]

Awards

Robert-Houdin Gold Medal.

Books

  • Trues et grand trucs (1936)
  • Galerie magique (1938)
  • Trucs et secrets (1940)
  • Trucs et évasions (1926)
  • Le Livre d'Or (1949)
  • Trucs et pépins (1966)

References

  1. Who's Who in Magic, Sphinx, June 1935