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David Katsuki

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David Katsuki
BornJuly 26, 1902
DiedMay 1, 1990 (age 87)

Dr. David Katsuki (1902-1990), who practiced of medicine and surgery in Hawaii, performed semi-professionally as "Nekko".


Katsuki began performing magic in 1928. He was a charter member of the Cosmopolitan Magic Society of Hawaii in 1933 and later a member of the I. B. M. and I.M.C.[1]

Based on reports in various magazines, he kept performing well into his 60s. A member of the IBM's Order of Merlin, he died at the age of 87 in Hawaii.[2]


  1. Who's Who in Magic, Sphinx, December, 1931
  2. Obit, Linking Ring, July, 1998