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Leon Frank Strauss

stockbroker

Leon Frank Strauss, American stockbroker. Named One of United States of America's Best Stockbrokers, Money Magazine, 1987. With United States Army, 1944-1946. Member Chicago Audobon Society, Mid-Town Tennis Club, Art Institute Chicago.

Background

Strauss, Leon Frank was born on March 16, 1925 in St. Louis. Son of Herbert L. and Sadie (Schweizer) Strauss.

Education

Bachelor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1948.

Career

Senior vice president Rothschild Securities Corporation, Chicago, 1948-1979. 1st vice president Drexel Burnham Lambert, 1979-1989. Vice president Prudential Bache Securities, 1989-1991, retired, 1991.

Market analyst Station WCIU-television, Chicago, since 1975.

Membership

With United States Army, 1944-1946. Member Chicago Audobon Society, Mid-Town Tennis Club, Art Institute Chicago.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, skiing, bicycling, birding.

Connections

Married Betty Litwin, December 7, 1951 (divorced 1964). Children: Lynn Strauss Albee, Ruth Stern, Barbara Levin. Married Katherine Ketterer, May 21, 1966.

1 child, Mark.

father:
Herbert L. Strauss

mother:
Sadie (Schweizer) Strauss

spouses:
Betty Litwin

Katherine Ketterer

children:
Lynn Strauss Albee Strauss

Ruth Stern Strauss

Barbara Levin Strauss

Mark Strauss