Levi Strauss (1829 - 1902) MP

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Nicknames: "Löb"
Birthplace: Buttenheim, Upper Franconia, Bayern, Germany
Death: Died in San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States
Managed by: Judith יהודית Ann Berlowitz
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About Levi Strauss

Levi Strauss (born Löb Strauß; February 26, 1829 – September 26,1902) was a German-Jewish immigrant to the United States who founded the first company to manufacture blue jeans. His firm, Levi Strauss & Co., began in 1853 in San Francisco, California. He got his start by selling Levi's to California gold miners.

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Levi Strauss's Timeline

1829
February 26, 1829
Buttenheim, Upper Franconia, Bayern, Germany
1902
September 26, 1902
Age 73
San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States
September 29, 1902
Age 73
Colma, CA, USA