Siegfried Fischbacher, of magician duo Siegfried and Roy, dies at 81


San Francisco: Siegfried Fischbacher, the surviving member of German leisure duo Siegfried and Roy, has died on the age of 81, his sister confirmed.

Fischbacher, initially from the town of Rosenheim in south-east Germany, grew to become well-known for his appearances with white tigers and lions alongside his associate Roy Horn.

Siegfried Fischbacher, left, and Roy Horn, pictured in 1994 at their star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Siegfried Fischbacher, left, and Roy Horn, pictured in 1994 at their star on the Hollywood Stroll of Fame.Credit score:AP

“He was at house in Las Vegas,” Fischbacher’s sister stated, including that she had referred to as him on the telephone.

“I used to be capable of pray with him and inform him that I’d at all times be with him in my coronary heart.”