P.C Sorcar was the stage name of Protul Chandra Sorcar who is knowns as a magician, illusionist and escapologist performer. Born on 23rd February 1913, Sorcar from a young age enquired about magic and its origin in ancient India and learned about it through research of Vedic texts.
He performed many in many stages overseas and his stage shows were elaborate acts like “Water of India”, “X-ray Vision”, “Drum Illusion”, and “Floating Lady”. These increased the curiosity about the exotic land India is, among the foreigners.
He died on 6th January 1971, in Japan where he was performing.