|Birth Day||December 6, 1805|
|Age||214 YEARS OLD|
Master magician remembered for his illusions and conjuring tricks. He established a popular French venue in which he performed such trademark magic tricks as "The Ethereal Suspension," "The Marvelous Orange Tree," and "Second Sight."
He graduated from the University of Orleans at the age of eighteen.
He briefly pursued a career as a watchmaker.
He had three children with François Marguerite.
He influenced fellow magician Dai Vernon.