Harry Houdini was born Erik Weisz in Budapest on March 24, 1874. Starting out as a Coney Island magician, Houdini eventually became a world famous escape artist.
Harry Houdini's Fatal Stomach Punch
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Curiosity StaffMarch 24, 2015
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