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Alyett

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Alyett
BornAlfred Auzet
March 22, 1885
Marseille, France
DiedSeptember 1, 1975 (age 90)
NationalityFrench

Alyett (1885-1975) is the stagename of professional illusionist Alfred Auzet.[1]

Biography

Alyett began performing around l910 and toured Europe, the Near East, and as far as Ceylon.

He was the founder of the Grand Palais des Illusionsmagic theater, which he opened in Paris in 1928.[2]

Alyett retired in 1972 at the age 87.[3]


References

  1. Dictionary of Pseudonyms: 13,000 Assumed Names and Their Origins, 5th ed. by Adrian Room
  2. http://www.mzleipzig.de/hokus-art/zauberei/html-geschichte/auzet%20alfred.htm
  3. Who's Who in Magic: An International Biographical Guide From Past to Present by Bart Whaley (1990)