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Dave Swift

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Dave Swift
BornDavid Swift
circa 1870
DiedNovember 18, 1955 (age 84)
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Resting placeSan Fernando Cemetery, California
Dave Swift (c.1870-1955), originally from Minneapolis, Minnesota, later moving to Los Angeles, California was very active in magic circles.


He carried S.A.M. member No. 111, personally signed by Harry Houdini.

He was on a vacation, back in his home town of Minneapolis, when he had a heart attack and died.

Swift was credited with several tricks in "Greater Magic."[1]


  1. Obit, Genii 1955 December