Levi Strauss

Levi Strauss ( /ˌliːvaɪ ˈstrɔːs/, born Löb Strauß, German pronunciation: [løːb ˈʃtʁaʊs]; February 26, 1829 – September 26, 1902) was a German-born American businessman who founded the first company to manufacture blue jeans. His firm, Levi Strauss & Co., began in 1853 in San Francisco, California. Levi Strauss was born in Buttenheim, in the Franconian region of Bavaria, Germany, to an Ashkenazi Je... Read more at Wikipedia

Date of Birth: 26-Feb-1829

Place of Birth: Buttenheim, Bavaria, Germany

Date of Death: 26-Sep-1902

Profession: Businessperson, Tailor

Nationality: United States of America, Germany

Zodiac Sign: Pisces

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