DavidBlaine (born DavidBlaine White; April 4, 1973) is an American illusionist and endurance artist. He is best known for his high-profile feats of endurance, and has made his name as a performer of street and close-up magic. He has set and broken several world records. Theatre owner James Nederlander as well as The New York Times have referred to Blaine as a modern day Houdini.
Son Of Col. Ephraim Blaine (Continental Army) And Rebecca Blaine Brother Of James Blaine; Rebecca; Robert Blaine; Ephraim E. Blaine And 4 Others; Alexander; John Blaine; Isabella Blaine And Elizabeth Blaine « Less
01.01.2010 [news.com.au] - AN Israeli illusionist gave an icy reception to the New Year, emerging at midnight from 66 hours in an 8-tonne block of ice, breaking the record of American magician DavidBlaine.
Magic is not about having a puzzle to solve. It's about creating a moment of awe and astonishment. And that can be a beautiful thing -Interview with Brett Martin for Time Out New York (April 1-8, 1999, on-line).