David Copperfield is an American illusionist born in 1956 in Metuchen, New Jersey. Throughout his career, he has won 21 Emmy Awards and has a Hollywood Walk of Fame star. He has sold more than 40 million tickets and made over $4 billion across the world. According to Forbes, he is the most successful magician in history. The U.S. Library of Congress named him a Living Legend and he was knighted by the French Government. His partner is Chloe Gosselin and they have one child.