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Siegfried Fischbacher, illusionist of Siegfried & Roy, dead at 81

Posted January 14, 2021 10:46 a.m. EST

— Siegfried Fischbacher, an illusionist known for working with exotic cats as one half of Siegfried & Roy, has died from pancreatic cancer, according to his publicist Dave Kirvin.

He was 81.

Fischbacher's longtime professional partner and friend, Roy Horn, died in May from complications caused by Covid-19 at the age of 75.

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