2020 was not a sort 12 months generally, however specifically, I had extra magic mates move away this 12 months than another. Maybe it was the nervousness of the pandemic or the pandemic itself, or it could possibly be that as I’m getting older, so are my mates. Though the listing beneath isn't exhaustive, it does replicate the names of many well-known (and a few lesser identified) magicians, spouses and assistants who handed on in 2020. Some is probably not as well-known to you, however they have been my private mates (hey, it's my weblog!). In case you are unfamiliar with any of those names, then it could behoove you to do some on-line search of what these individuals have contributed to our craft. You probably have somebody you assume was neglected, then please publish the title within the feedback beneath on this weblog.
These whose names are highlighted with a “scorching hyperlink” have been featured or interviewed right here on The Magic Phrase Podcast. You may click on on their title to revisit and hearken to their voices once more.
E. Raymond Carlyle (Ed Fowler)
Dennis W. Wilson
James “The Wonderful” Randi