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Magician

Howard Thurston, American magician. Mason, Elk.

Background

Thurston, Howard was born on July 20, 1869 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Son of William H. and Margaret (Cloude) Thurston.

Education

Educated Moody and Sankey School, Northfield, Massachusetts.

Career

Magician since boyhood. Made tour of the world, 1904-1907, performing before many rulers and notables. In America starred jointly with Kellar, 1907-1908.

Later toured alone throughout United States.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: My Life of Magic, 1929. Also The Demon (mystery drama) and various brochures on magic.

Membership

Mason, Elk.

Connections

Married second, Nina L. Fielding, 1 daughter, Jane Thurston.

father:
William H. Thurston

mother:
Margaret (Cloude) Thurston

spouse:
Nina L. Fielding