Monthly Archives: October 2022

In Memory of Harry Houdini on His Deathday

By Tom Interval 96 years ago today—Sunday, Oct. 31, 1926, 1:26 p.m.—escapology pioneer, magician, and worldwide icon Harry Houdini died of diffuse peritonitis (streptococci). In memory of the man who deeply understood that audience perception is more important than reality.

Posted in Deaths, Famous Magicians, Halloween, Harry Houdini, Harry Houdini, Holidays | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Houdini Jack-o’-Lantern 2022

By Tom Interval It’s unbelievable another year has gone by since last Halloween, but here we are. Each year I carve a Houdini jack-o’-lantern, and it’s time to share 2022’s edition with you: a young Houdini. For the source image, … Continue reading

Advertisement

Posted in art, Famous Magicians, Harry Houdini, Harry Houdini, jack-o'-lanterns | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment