Levi Strauss’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Feb 26, 1829

Death Date

Sep 26, 1902

Age of Death

73 years

Cause of Death

Cardiac Arrest

Profession

Entrepreneur

The entrepreneur Levi Strauss died at the age of 73. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Dry-goods salesman who invented denim pants and founded the first blue-jeans manufacturing company, Levi Strauss & Co.

He grew up with five brothers and sisters. His brothers Jonas and Louis founded a wholesale dry-goods business in New York City called J. Strauss & Co., which planted the seeds for his business later on.

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Objects are what matter. Only they carry the evidence that throughout the centuries something really happened among human beings.

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An expert knows all the answers – if you ask the right questions.

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In the old days, people used to risk their lives in India or in the Americas in order to bring back products which now seem to us to have been of comically little worth.

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We can understand, too, that natural species are chosen not because they are ‘good to eat’ but because they are ‘good to think.’

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If the composer withholds more than we anticipate, we experience a delicious falling sensation; we feel we have been torn from a stable point on the musical ladder and thrust into the void.