Chung Ling Soo

Chung Ling Soo was the stage name of American magician William Ellsworth Robinson (April 2, 1861 – March 24, 1918). He was known for traditional illusions like the linking rings as well as new tricks with huge production boxes he invented. Chung Ling Soo was one of many magicians who died on stage performing the Bullet Catch.

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