Uri Geller

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Uri Geller (; Hebrew: אורי גלר; born 20 December 1946) is an Israeli-British illusionist, magician, television personality, and self-proclaimed psychic. He is known for his trademark television performances of spoon bending and other illusions. Geller uses conjuring tricks to simulate the effects of psychokinesis and telepathy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Uri Geller has received more than 2,752,638 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Uri Geller is the 3rd most popular magician, the 103rd most popular biography from Israel (down from 92nd in 2019) and the most popular Israeli Magician.

Uri Geller is most famous for his ability to bend spoons and forks with his mind.

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Among magicians, Uri Geller ranks 3 out of 11Before him are Harry Houdini and David Copperfield. After him are Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin, James Randi, David Blaine, Criss Angel, Ricky Jay, Penn Jillette, Dynamo, and Derren Brown.

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Among people born in 1946, Uri Geller ranks 57Before him are Ed O'Neill, Danny Glover, Charles Dance, Chris Slade, Isaias Afwerki, and André the Giant. After him are Sally Field, Bob Beamon, Tim Curry, John Woo, Peter Singer, and Berti Vogts.

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In Israel

Among people born in Israel, Uri Geller ranks 103 out of 389Before him are Ahaziah of Israel (-870), Isaac Luria (1534), Nehemiah (-490), Berenice (28), Amaziah of Judah (-802), and Philip the Tetrarch (-4). After him are Itzhak Perlman (1945), Mahmoud Darwish (1941), Dan Shechtman (1941), Natalie Portman (1981), Gene Simmons (1949), and Abu Nidal (1937).

Among MAGICIANS In Israel

Among magicians born in Israel, Uri Geller ranks 1

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