Posts Tagged ‘Harry Houdini’

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Whose birthday am I celebrating on tattoo Tuesday?

March 24, 2015

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Harry Houdini (Erik Weisz), whose reputation as a sensational and enduring illusionist and stunt performer persists to this day, was born on March 24, 1874.

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In 2002 a U.S postage stamp honoring Harry Houdini was issued.  Under UV light, you can see Houdini wrapped in chains.  Under normal light, he escapes his bonds!

Stamp Information Credit: magictricks.com

Houdini’s image is a popular one among tattoo artists:

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