Murray Kahn

1905–1995 (Age 90)
New York, United States

The Life of Murray

Murray Kahn was born in 1905, in New York, United States as the son of Jacob Cohn. He had at least 1 son with Lillian Bendeth. He died in 1995, at the age of 90.

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Jacob Cohn
Murray Kahn
1905–1995

Parents and Siblings

    Jacob Cohn

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World Events (3)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 1

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 12

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

Name Meaning

1 North German: occupational name for a bargee, from Low German kane ‘boat’.2 German: from a short form of the Germanic personal name Cagano, itself a short form of a personal name formed with gagan, gegen ‘against’.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): one of the many variants of Cohen .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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