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BornProbhat Kumar Chatterjee
June 2, 1900
Beneras (Now called Varanasi), India
DiedJune 12, 1984 (age 84)
London, UK
Resting placeCremated
Known forMaster of Card tricks

Cardo (June 2, 1900 - June 12, 1984) left a career as a physician to become a professional magician.[1]


Dr. Chatterjee received a degree in medical work and then a degree in conjuring in England. He stared performing professionally in 1929 and for over twenty-five years gave shows to Indian, British, American and Australian soldiers.[2]

He was awarded a gold medal by the International Magicians Society of the World (India) and was a member of the Magic Circle of India and the I. B. M.


  • Indra-Jal


  1. Tricks That Mystify (incl. Who's Who in Magic) by Will Goldston (1934)
  2. Silver Anniversary Of Dr. P. K. Chatterjee-Cardo, Linking Ring, February 1950