Robert Harbin (born Edward Richard Charles Williams; 14 February 1908 – 12 January 1978) was a British magician and author.
He is credited as the inventor of a number of classic illusions, including the Zig Zag Girl.
He also became an authority on origami.
Watch Robert Harbin perform his version of the Zig Zag Girl- the original!
Watch Robert Harbin perform the Torn and Restored Newspaper and Vanishing Radio.