Mayor Abraham David Beame

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Mayor Abraham David Beame (Birnbaum)

Also Known As: "Abraham David Birnbaum", "Abe Beame"
Birthdate: (94)
Birthplace: London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Death: February 10, 2001 (94)
New York, New York, NY, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Philip Beame and Esther Birnbaum Beame
Husband of Mary Beame
Father of Edmund M Beame and Bernard Walter Beame
Brother of <private> Beame; Isidore Beame and NN Beame
Half brother of . Beame and . Beame

Managed by: Douglas Arthur Kellner
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About Mayor Abraham David Beame

Abraham David "Abe" Beame was mayor of New York City from 1974 to 1977. As such, he presided over the city during the fiscal crisis of the mid-1970s, during which the city was almost forced to declare bankruptcy.

New York Times obituary:

Born: Abraham David Beame, London, England 20 March 1906; name changed after emigration to New York

  • Residence: 1915 - New York City, New York County, New York, United States
  • Residence: 1935 - Same Place
  • Residence: 1940 - Assembly District 18, Brooklyn, New York City, Kings, New York, United States
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Mayor Abraham David Beame's Timeline

March 20, 1906
London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Age 24
Brooklyn, Kings, NY, USA
January 9, 1936
Age 29
New York, New York, NY, USA
February 10, 2001
Age 94
New York, New York, NY, USA
Age 94