Wednesday, November 26, 2008 at 07:35AM
Dodd Vickers in magician
FISM winner, film producer and writer Christian Fechner has passed away at the age of 64. According to Richard Kaufman of Genii Magazine, Fechner had a bout with cancer some years ago which had been in remission, but had been ill all summer. Fechner was also the author of a biography on Robert Houdin entitled "An Artist's Life." Fechner also maintained an extensive collection of magic which has been sold over the years by the Swann Galleries.
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