David Copperfield, a well-known illusionist, will be 65 this September.
In the 1990s, both children and adults alike adored him. Millions of people were taken utterly by surprise by Copperfield’s incredible illusions and tricks, which astounded everyone. Even experts were awed by the astonishing skills this man performed.
David performed at least 50 times in a single night as his popularity soared at an unbelievable rate. He became extremely wealthy as a result of his fame.
He was even having a romantic relationship with Claudia Schiffer at the time, making him a real star. But that’s a different story. Journalists actually created a real scandal out of this tale.
Because of his extreme popularity over the years, David was able to make more than $4 billion. Additionally, as the magician who sold the most tickets to shows, his name was listed in the Guinness Book of Records.
His career declined as soon as he ceased dazzling people with novel ideas. As David’s techniques were revealed by the media, the audience’s interest in his image waned.
For instance, Copperfield performed a trick in 2016 in which 13 people were supposed to vanish. However, one of the audience members wanted to talk to him about every moment of the show, and when the illusionist was forced to reveal the trick’s secret, it severely damaged his reputation.
However, his financial status was unaffected. Recently, David purchased a home, which he now rents out. He also owns antiques. Additionally, Copperfield has his own trick-focused museum as well as written books.
David currently resides in the heart of New York City with the model Chloe Gosselin and their young daughter.
They frequently spend their vacations on an island in the Bahamas archipelago. The former illusionist occasionally receives invitations to various television programs.