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Julius Kahn

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Julius Kahn, German congressman. member 56th and 57th Congresses (1899-1903) and 59th to 67th Congresses (1905-1923), 4th California District.

Background

Kahn, Julius was born on February 28, 1861 in Kuppenheim, Grand Duchy of Baden. Son of Herman and Jeanette (Weil) Kahn.

Education

Went to California, 1866. Educational public schools, San Francisco.

Career

After leaving school entered theatrical profession, playing with Edwin Booth, Joseph Jefferson, Tomasso Salvini, Clara Morris, etc. Returned to San Francisco, 1890, and studied law. Elected California Legislature, 1892.

Secretary finance committee, California Midwinter International Exhibition. Admitted to bar, 1894. Member 56th and 57th Congresses (1899-1903) and 59th to 67th Congresses (1905-1923), 4th California District.

Membership

Member 56th and 57th Congresses (1899-1903) and 59th to 67th Congresses (1905-1923), 4th California District.

Connections

Married Florence Prag, March 19, 1899.

father:
Herman Kahn

mother:
Jeanette (Weil) Kahn

spouse:
Florence Prag