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Michael Cahn

Nicknames: "Rabbiner Dr Michael Cahn", "Moshe Michael ben Naftali HaKohen"
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Birthplace: Hildesheim, Lower Saxony, Germany
Death: Died in Fulda, Kassel, Hessen, Germany
Place of Burial: Jewish cemetery - row 32, Grave 374, Fulda, Kassel, Hessen, Germany
Immediate Family:

Son of Naftali Cahn
Husband of Jette (Jettchen-Yital) Cahn
Father of Leo Yehuda Cahn-Cohen

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About Michael Cahn

Died aged 70 on 10 Tevet 5680 = 1 January 1920

Was the inventor of the Metzitza tube for the use of hygienically sucking up the blood at the ritual of Brit Milah (circumcision) which was designed in consultation with the prominent surgeons of his day, Virchow, von-Bergmann and Pettenkofer. It is now in use world-wide.

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Michael Cahn's Timeline

1849
1849
Hildesheim, Lower Saxony, Germany
1889
August 5, 1889
Age 40
1920
January 1, 1920
Age 71
Fulda, Kassel, Hessen, Germany
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Fulda, Kassel, Hessen, Germany