Celebrities of Wisconsin collection, 1947-1992.
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Music club and concert house, in New York City; founded by Michael Dorf and Bob Appel, both from Milwaukee. From the description of Knitting Factory newspaper articles, 1987-1996. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 317141725 ...
Harry Houdini (born Erik Weisz; March 24, 1874 – October 31, 1926) was a Hungarian-born American escape artist, illusionist, stunt performer and mysteriarch, noted for his escape acts. He first attracted notice in vaudeville in the United States and then as "Harry 'Handcuff' Houdini" on a tour of Europe, where he challenged police forces to keep him locked up. Soon he extended his repertoire to include chains, ropes slung from skyscrapers, straitjackets under water, and having to escape from ...