Rabbi Dr. Michael Cahn

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Rabbi Dr. Michael Cahn

Hebrew: משה מיכאל כהן
Also Known As: "Rabbiner Dr Michael Cahn", "Moshe Michael ben Naftali HaKohen"
Birthplace: Hildesheim, Lower Saxony, Germany
Death: January 01, 1920 (70-71)
Fulda, Kassel, Hessen, Germany
Place of Burial: Fulda, Kassel, Hessen, Germany
Immediate Family:

Son of Herz Naftali Cahn and Regine Cahn
Husband of Jette Ytal Cahn
Father of Mirjam Bing; Meier Cahn; Naphtali Cahn; Pescilla Halberstadt; Rahel Cahn and 6 others

Occupation: הרב של פולדה והגלילות
Managed by: Ingrid Meissner
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About Rabbi Dr. 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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Rabbi Dr. Michael Cahn's Timeline

Hildesheim, Lower Saxony, Germany
May 2, 1879
Fulda, Rejencja Kassel, HE, Germany
July 26, 1880
Fulda, Hessen, Germany
September 24, 1881
Fulda, Hessen, Germany
February 12, 1885
Fulda, Hessen, Germany
May 27, 1886
Fulda, Hessen, Germany
April 26, 1888
Fulda, Hessen, Germany
August 5, 1889
Fulda, Kassel, Hesse, Germany
September 16, 1890
Fulda, Hessen, Germany