Harry Blackstone Sr.

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Birthday
27, 1885
Birthplace
Three Rivers, MI
Death Date
Mar 16, 1965 (79)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
27, 1885
Birthplace
Three Rivers, MI
Death Date
Mar 16, 1965 (79)

About

Known as The Great Blackstone, he was one of the most renowned magicians of his age.

Before Fame

A magic performance by Harry Kellar inspired him when he was a boy.

Trivia

His signature act involved sawing a woman in half with an electrical circular saw.

Family Life

He was born Harry Bouton, in Chicago, Illinois.

Associated With

Like Bob Hope, he toured with the USO during WW II, raising the spirits of our fighting men abroad.