How rich is Harry Houdini?


How rich is Happy Harry Houdini Winston?

Happy Harry Houdini Winston Net Worth:
$500 Thousand

Happy Harry Houdini Winston Net Worth:

Harry Houdini (born Erik Weisz, later Ehrich Weiss or Harry Weiss; March 24, 1874 – October 31, 1926) was a Hungarian-American illusionist and stunt performer, noted for his sensational escape acts. He first attracted notice in vaudeville in the US 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 and hold his breath inside a sealed milk can.In 1904, thousands watched as he tried to escape from special handcuffs commissioned by London's Daily Mirror, keeping them in suspense for an hour. Another stunt saw him buried alive and only just able to claw himself to the surface, emerging in a state of near-breakdown. While many suspected that these escapes were faked, Houdini presented himself as the scourge of fake spiritualists. As President of the Society of American Magicians, he was keen to uphold professional standards and expose fraudulent artists. He was also quick to sue anyone who pirated his escape stunts.Houdini made several movies, but quit acting when it failed to bring in money. He was also a keen aviator, and aimed to become the first man to fly a plane in Australia.
Birth date: 1874-03-24
Death date: 1926-10-31
Birth place: Budapest
Height:5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
Profession: Actor
Nationality: Hungary
Spouse: Bess Houdini
Parents: Cecelia Weisz, Mayer Samuel Weisz
Siblings: Theodore Hardeen, Leopold D., Gottfried William, Herman M., Nathan J., Carrie Gladys

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