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David Copperfield

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David Copperfield (born September 16, 1956 as David Seth Kotkin) - American magician, best known for his spectacular demonstrations linked to the stories.

He specializes in so-called "the
greatest magician in the world ". His most famous trick is to cause the disappearance of the Statue of Liberty, Boeing, Orient Expresu, Tornado of Fire, and penetration through the Great Wall of China.

David Copperfield was born in Metuchen, New Jersey, the son of Jewish immigrants from Russia.

He gave a professional illusionist shows at age 12, became the youngest member of the Society of American Magicians. As the illusion of sixteen he taught students of the Faculty of Drama at New York University.

The young artist took the early nickname Davino, but when he met at a convention of the New York journalist magicians Barry Cunningham, this suggested to him that took the name David Copperfield.

 

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Illusionist David Copperfield arrives for the "Power of Love Gala" and 70th birthday celebration for Muhammad Ali in Las Vegas
Illusionist David Copperfield arrives for the "Power of Love Gala" and 70th birthday celebration for Muhammad Ali in Las Vegas
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      News Source: Guardian Unlimited | 8 days ago
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      News Source: The Guardian | 2 months ago
    Detail of a portrait of Hans Christian Andersen by Karl Hartmann. Photograph: Archivo Iconografico, SA/Corbis Hans Christian Andersen 's fairytales (he soon dropped the designation "for children") have captivated generations with their blend of plain

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