Nobody will ever know when people first started making tricks, one can only imagined the earliest people on the planet were doing tricks to entertain or scam.
"I can tell you that the oldest trick in the world is still widely performed today, especially by street magicians. It is believed to date back to Roman times when it was known as acetabula et calculi. The literal translation is Cups and balls."
Watch Card magician and Winner of America's Got Talent 2014 (AGT), Mat Franco. Watch all of his amazing magic auditions and performances, including his final with Rosie O'donnell. What did you think about his auditions??
Watch real mind reader Oz Pearlman The Mentalist on America's Got Talent 2015 (AGT). Check out all his magic auditions as he reaches the final. What did you think about his magic audition??
I’m starting to believe these aren’t tricks and these guys are actually magic
If this was back 1800's this man would've been burned at the stake.