Steven Shaw (1960)

Steven Shaw (born 30 November, 1960), known professionally as Banachek, is a mentalist. He has written books on mentalism and has invented various magic and mentalism effects, including the Penn & Teller bullet catch.

Dai Vernon (1894-1992)

Dai Vernon, aka The Professor, was an expert at sleight of hand technique. His extensive knowledge garnered him enduring respect among fellow magicians.