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The Death of Harry Houdini

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The Death of Harry Houdini

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The Death of Harry Houdini

The Death of Harry Houdini

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This Halloween brings the 78th anniversary of Harry Houdini's death. Detroit Public Radio's Quinn Klinefelter looks at the magician's life and the circumstances surrounding his final escape.