MagicPedia:Selected anniversaries/January 7
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- 1884 - Lester A. Grimes, known as Grimes the Wizard, is born.
- 1918 - Houdini first performs Charles Morritt's Vanishing Elephant at the Hippodrome
- 1947 - Dr. E. G. Ervin, a dentist and amateur magician, passes away.
- 1991 - Shigeo Takagi, who worked at Japan's version of the Library of Congress and translated many Western magic books into Japanese, passes away.