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Michael Cahn

Hebrew: Michael כהן
Also Known As: "Rabbiner Dr Michael Cahn", "Moshe Michael ben Naftali HaKohen"
Birthdate: (71)
Birthplace: Hildesheim, Lower Saxony, Germany
Death: Died in Fulda, Kassel, Hessen, Germany
Place of Burial: Fulda, Kassel, Hessen, Germany
Immediate Family:

Son of Herz Naftali Cahn and Regine Cahn
Husband of Jette (Jettchen-Yital) Cahn
Father of Leo Yehuda Cahn-Cohen; Gotthelf Cahn and Wife of Rabbi Dr. J. Lorsch

Occupation: הרב של פולדה והגלילות
Managed by: Ofir Friedman
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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.

The marriage took place in Hamburg and was reistered in Fulda, Hessen.

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Michael Cahn's Timeline

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