Houdini, a man that has always captured my attentions and a man that always had my admirations. This Hungarian-American was one of the most famous escape artist. Henry Houdini was also President Of the American Society Of Magician and he was also someone that ne’er wasted time in sue whoever was trying to imitate him.
He was able to escape from chains and handcuffs suspended or buried alive. Unfortunately he died from Peritonitis,and inflammation of peritoneum .
Houdini’s funeral was held on November 4, 1926, in New York City, with more than 2,000 mourners in attendance. He was interred in the Machpelah Cemetery in Glendale, Queens, with the crest of the Society of American Magicians inscribed on his grave site.