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Houdini

Harry, real name Ehrich Weiss. 1874--1926, US magician and escapologist
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The two new rooms have been themed as 'USS Redemption' and 'Houdini's Last Secret' and will be able to take up to six people each.
Just as Alex starts to work on that case, he and Bones receive an invitation to a magic show -- one that only Alex can see, because Houdini is reaching out for help with lifting a curse that a medium placed on him when he was alive.
it was just yards from where Houdini had performed his daring escape, but modern-day health and safety rules meant he was not allowed to enter the water.
He was then taken to a different cell and sealed in with a triple lock before the cells were inspected at Houdini's request.
The stunt was one of Houdini's trademark escapes - fans of the famous American escapologist will know he once performed at the Corporation Road venue during his heyday in the early 1900s.
Of course, you can't tell the history of magic without Houdini. Born Erik Weisz, was the most famous illusionist of his time.
He told the Mirror: "His name is Houdini because he keeps breaking out but this is the first time he has mastered a house break.
The other four occasions he visited our beloved Cardiff, according to Derek Tait's magnificent The Great Houdini: His British Tours, were in 1911, 1913, 1914 and 1920.
Things get even weirder when Piper is taken to live with her uncle, who happens to be the world-famous magician and escape artist, Harry Houdini. And Houdini is not at all pleased about having a curious twelve-year-old running around his home.
HARRY HOUDINI'S old Harlem townhouse is back on the market.
The legendary magician Harry Houdini died on Halloween 90 years ago at the age of 52.
ROHMER credited the world's greatest escapologist, Harry Houdini, for saving him from dreaded writer's block - and a complete breakdown.