Harry Houdini

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Noun1.Harry Houdini - United States magician (born in Hungary) famous for his ability to escape from chains or handcuffs or straitjackets or padlocked containers (1874-1926)Harry Houdini - United States magician (born in Hungary) famous for his ability to escape from chains or handcuffs or straitjackets or padlocked containers (1874-1926)
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The Houdinis polished their act at dime museums and possibly at the 1893 Chicago Columbian Exposition.
DAVE THOMAS had the pleasure of seeing his home-bred Houdinis Fortune win the Coors Brewers' Cup at Yarmouth last Wednesday.
Paul Michael Glaser starred in the 1976 TV movie The Great Houdinis and Johnathon Schaech played him in a 1998 TV biopic.
HOUDINIS FORTUNE, who failed to land a heat throughout the preliminaries of the 2003 Corrs Brewers Cup at Yarmouth, came good when it mattered most in Wednesday's pounds 800 decider, writes Phil Donaldson.