Coulen (1597): Beaten to death with a trick pistol.

Madam DeLinsky (1820): Magician's assistant killed when a real bullet was loaded into the chamber by mistake.

Arnold Buck (1840): Killed when a spectator secretly added nails to the gun.

Professor Adam Epstein (1869): The wand used to load the round into the barrel broke inside. When it was fired, the wand shards killed him.

Raoul Curran (1880): While he was performing the trick, a member of the audience jumped out of his seat and shot him.

DeLine's Jr. (1890): His magician father shot him onstage.

Michael Hatal (1899): Failed to replace the real bullets with blanks.

Professor Otto Blumenfeld (1906): Failed to replace the real bullets with blanks.

Chung Ling Soo (William Ellsworth Robinson) (1918): Killed by a faulty trick gun.

H.T. Sartell (1922): Failed to replace the real bullets with blanks.

The Black Wizard of the West (1922): His wife reportedly fired live bullets at him.

Magic Marvo (1988): Killed onstage while performing the stunt in Colombia.

Nellie (1992): Killed in Auckland, New Zealand.