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Leon Lowenstein

Leon Lowenstein, business executive. Member New York Cotton Exchange. Chairman board Leon Lowenstein Foundation, Inc.; Member N.A.M.

Background

  • Lowenstein, Leon was born on June 14, 1883 in New York City. Son of Morris and Elizabeth (Sloman) Lowenstein.

  • Education

    • Student College City New York, 1898. Doctor Textile Industries, Clemson (South Carolina.) College, 1951.

    Career

    • With M. Lowenstein & Sons, Inc., New York City, 1899-1871, treasurer, 1918-1936, president, 1936-1947, Chairman of the Board, 1947-1959, executive chairman, 1959-1971, honorary chairman, from 1971. Chairman of the Board or Chairman of the Board and president of all subsidiary corporations.

    Membership

    Member New York Cotton Exchange. Chairman board Leon Lowenstein Foundation, Inc. Member N.A.M.; Clubs: Westview Country (Miami Beach).

    Connections

    • Married Gloria Elizabeth Perry, July 29, 1937.
    • father: Morris Lowenstein
    • mother: Elizabeth (Sloman) Lowenstein
    • spouse: Gloria Elizabeth Perry
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    Born June 14, 1883
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