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Charles Waller

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Charles Waller
BornCharles Gordon Waller
December 08, 1879
Benalla, Victoria, Australia
DiedMay 30, 1960 (age 80)
Brighton, Melbourne, Australia
CategoriesBooks by Charles Waller

Charles Waller (December 8, 1879 - May 30, 1960), born in Australia, was a businessman, amateur magician and author.


Waller met Levante in 1912 and became friends.

He contributed articles to Magic Mirror, Thayer's Magical Bulletin, Magic Wand, The Sphinx, The Linking Ring and Genii.[1]

Australia's first I.B.M. Ring in Melbourne, no. 84, was named the Charles Waller Ring in his honor.



  1. The Linking Ring, Vol. 8, No. 5, July 1928, The Life Story of Charles Waller, Explained by Himself, page 357
  • The Linking Ring, Vol. 40, No. 5, July 1960, Broken Wands, Charles Waller, by Charles Wicks, page 88