Billy McComb


Birthday April 12, 1922

Birth Sign Aries

Birthplace Ireland

DEATH DATE Apr 30, 2006 (84)

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Famous entertainer remembered as one of the UK's most popular magicians during the '50s and '60s.

Before Fame

Prior to becoming an entertainer, he studied medicine at Queen's University in Belfast.


He published numerous books on the subject of magic, including The Professional Touch and McComb's Magic: 25 Years Wiser.

Family Life

He was married to wife June McComb until his death in 2006.

Associated With

He and film actor Simon Callow both studied at Queen's University in Belfast.