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Eliaser Bamberg

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Eliaser Bamberg
Born1760
Leyden, Holland
Died1833
NationalityDutch
Eliaser Bamberg(1760 - 1833) was one of the greatest magicians of his time and the start of the Bamberg dynasty of magicians.

He was severely wounded by the explosion of a powder magazine on board a man-of-war ship, which required his leg to be amputated.

Eliaser's son, David Leendert Bamberg, succeeded him as another successful magician. [1]

References

  1. History of Conjuring and Magic by Henry Ridgely Evans (1928)