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Harry Blackstone (1885–1965)

Harry Blackstone was born on September 27, 1885 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Harry Boughton. He was an actor, known for Magiskt (1993), Mister Ed (1958) and Lou Rawls Parade of Stars (1980). He was married to Mildred Rose Phinney. He died on November 16, 1965 in Colon, Michigan, USA. See full bio »

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Magiskt Magic film clip
Mister Ed The Great Blackstone
About Faces Himself


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 1995 Magiskt (TV Series)
Magic film clip
- Special guest: Patrick Page (1995) ... Magic film clip
 1964 Mister Ed (TV Series)
The Great Blackstone
- Ed the Shish Kebab (1964) ... The Great Blackstone
 1942 A-Haunting We Will Go
Magician (uncredited)
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 1985 Lou Rawls Parade of Stars (TV Series)
- Episode dated 28 December 1985 (1985) ... Himself
 1985 Morning (TV Series)
- Episode dated 1 August 1985 (1985) ... Himself
 1981 The Toni Tennille Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.99 (1981) ... Himself
 1967-1968 The Joey Bishop Show (TV Series)
- Episode #2.160 (1968) ... Himself
- Episode #2.53 (1967) ... Himself
 1968 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
- Episode #7.128 (1968) ... Himself
 1961 The Mask
Himself (in introduction added to video version) (uncredited)
 1960 About Faces (TV Series)
- Episode dated 6 July 1960 (1960) ... Himself
 1960 This Is Your Life (TV Series)
- Harry Blackstone (1960) ... Himself
 1956 Person to Person (TV Series documentary)
- Episode #4.6 (1956) ... Himself

Personal Details

Other Works:

He performed in his magic revue, "1001 Wonders From the Four Corners of The Earth," at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Harry Blackstone Sr.

Did You Know?


At various times conducted public feuds with fellow magicians Harry Houdini, Howard Thurston and Dante. The enmity between Blackstone and Houdini was entirely genuine, as the latter resented Blackstone's 'intrusion' into the field escapology. See more »


The Great Blackstone

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