Congratulations to David Blaine! According to the New York Post newspaper, his fiancée Alizee Guinochet went into labor in New York last Wednesday, and the illusionist couldn't hail a taxi because the city had been crippled by an extremely heavy snowstorm.So when a snow plow run by a private contractor came around the corner, David flagged it down and the driver took the couple to a nearby hospital, where Alizee gave birth to a healthy baby girl. The couple have not revealed any other details...Read Full Story
David Blaine is going to be a father! The illusionist announced he is expecting his first child with his French model fiancee Alizee Guinochet at a rooftop cancer benefit recently. When telling the guests his happy news David revealed he has high hopes his child will follow in his magical footsteps. He told guests: "The baby is probably already practicing the breath hold!" Alizee attended the benefit with David and according to onlookers she was wearing a layered dress to hide her...Read Full Story
David Blaine has done what seems like the impossible over and over.The illusionist has done things like holding his breath for over 17 minutes and spending 44 days without food suspended in a Perspex box, and that's just the beginning. He dished recently on what he's planning to do next. It's bigger and better, and sounds even more impossible. He said: “What am I working on next? It started because I had a dream one night that I was in a life-size bottle in the middle of the ocean. That’s...Read Full Story
Illusionist David Blaine hangs upside down at Wollman Rink in Central Park on September 22, 2008 in New York City. The 35-year-old Blaine planned to hang for 60 hours from a wire, completing the stunt on September 24. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images North America) Magician David Blaine is known for pushing the limits of the human body. So it was no surprise when he decided he would push his body even more by hanging upside down over New York City's central park.Over the course of the...Read Full Story
David Blaine set a new world record today for breath-holding. The odd magician who says breaking the record has been a lifelong dream, held his breath for 17 minutes and 4 seconds. The magician broke the record while being suspended in sphere filled with water on The Oprah Winfrey Show . According to Guinness World Records, the previous record was set on February 10, by Switzerland's Peter Colat at 16 minutes and 32 seconds. If you remember, Blaine attempted this feat less than two years...Read Full Story
David Blaine is a magician, well known for attempting impossible feats. He has lived in a see through coffin, lived in an aquarium, been encased in ice and currently holds the world record for breath-holding at 17 minutes and 4 seconds.