A conjuror, not a magician. That’s how Leo Norman Maurien Murray Stuart Carrington Walters, known as Murray the Escapologist, called himself. Born in 1901 in Melbourne and travelled to all parts of the globe during his lifetime, Murray is the image of a persevering, ingenious, and resourceful man who stopped at nothing to pursue and live his passion: performing. Learn all about the great escape artist here:
For someone born with the full name, Leo Norman Maurien Murray Stuart Carrington Walters, it is no wonder that he changed his name to ” Murray the Escapologist”. Born in 1901 in Melbourne he had seen two famous magicians perform before age 10 and at that early age had decided to become a magician.