Antonio Blitz was an English magician, who worked mainly in Europe and the United States.
Blitz, Antonio was born on June 21, 1810 in England.
At 13 years of age, he began his career in Hamburg, Germany. After traveling for two years in northern Europe, he returned to England, appearing first in Dover in December 1825. He then visited Ireland and Scotland.
In 1834, he went to the United States, and, after performing in New York City, traveled throughout that country. Later he visited Canada and the West Indies. On his return from the south he settled in Philadelphia, where he resided until his death.
Author: Fifty Years in the Magic Circle (autobiography. Most of records of his life taken from this), 1871.