When Harry Anderson performed at Hollywood's Magic Castle an agent spotted him.
Harry Anderson graduated valedictorian from high school, but chose magic and street performing instead of furthering his formal education.
Harry lived most of his childhood with his mother.
Harry Anderson's mother was one of the first female card dealers in Las Vegas.
Harry's parents divorced when he was young but took turns raising him.
Harry: I am richer than Davy Crockett. I can settle back and do what I want to do. And what I want to do is card tricks and magic.