|Celebrated Name:||Piff The Magic Dragon|
|Real Name/Full Name:||John Van Der Put|
|Age:||40 years old|
|Birth Date:||June 9, 1980|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Donna Van Der|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||N/A|
|Is John Van Der Put Gay?:||No|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$3 million|
|Last Updated:||January 2021|
John Van Der Put is a British magician and currently resides in London, England. He is commonly known by his stage name Piff The Magic Dragon. He performs the act with a chihuahua named Mr. Piffles, which he dresses in a dragon costume. He has appeared regularly in shows of Edinburg Fringe. He became the youngest member to lecture at the magic circle. He is one of the richest magicians in London.
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Early Life & Biography
Born on June 9, 1980, in London, England having a sibling, namely, Stevenson Van Der. Van Der Put grew up in South East London and, as a teenager, was greatly influenced by the magic tricks. He was inspired by Jerry Sadowitz on BBC2 in a show. He grew up as an evangelical Christian and performed Gospel magic when a child. At 18, he became a member of the magic circle became the youngest member to lecture.
His parents wanted him to have a backup plan before pursuing magic as a profession because of which he completed his degree in computer and began a career at IT. After two years, he thought that he need to do magic to satisfy his quest. He founded a theatrical company and started doing stage shows. He grew up as an evangelical Christian.
John Van Der Put married Donna Van Der and resided in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. He has no girlfriend to date.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on June 9, 1980, John Van Der Put is 40 years old. His height is 1.7m tall, and his weight is 90kg.
John Van Der Put was greatly inspired by Jerry Sadowitz on BBC2 in his show. In 1998 he became a member of the magic circle. His stage persona Piff The Magic Dragon was created in 2008. The dragon character was born out of Happenstance. The character has appeared at many shows with self-deprecating humor. He was awarded many awards at the magic circle for his magic and comedy shows. He had also performed at the Sydney Opera House.
Awards & Achievements
On awards and achievements so far, John Van Der Put has been awarded many official awards:-
- Best comedy show of the year at Buxton Fringe in 2009
- British Ring close up magician of the year 2008
- Close up Magician of the year by the magic circle in 2011
- Stage magician of the year in 2012
In addition to this, he was awarded the Carlton award 2013 and inducted him with the Gold star.
Net Worth & Salary of John Van Der Put in 2021
As of January 2021, John Van Der Put has garnered a net worth of $3 million. The majority of his earnings come from being a magician and a comedian. He has performed solo shows at the free fringe and also in the Sydney opera house.
John Van Der Put is one of the most influential British magicians. He did his degree in computer since and worked at IT by later thought that he should do magic and joined the magic circle. He did many shows even at Sydney opera house and won many awards, including Stage magician of the year in 2012, and British Ring closes up magician of the year 2008. He has also appeared regularly in shows of Edinburg Fringe. The aura which John Van Der Put has given to the magic and comedy is undoubtedly marvelous.