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Oscar Solomon Straus
Birth: Dec. 23, 1850
Death: May 3, 1926

Presidential Cabinet Secretary, US Diplomat. Served as United States Minister to Turkey from 1887 to 1889 and from 1898 to 1899, as United States Secretary of Commerce in the Taft Administration from 1906 to 1909, and as United States Ambassador to Turkey again from 1909 to 1910. In 1912 he was an unsuccessful candidtae for the Governor of New York. (bio by: K) 
 
Burial:
Beth El Cemetery
Ridgewood
Queens County
New York, USA
 
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Record added: Nov 22, 2002
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Oscar Solomon Straus
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Oscar Solomon Straus
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- Åke Frisk
 Added: Dec. 23, 2013
Oscar Solomon Straus:Sir, thank you for serving as United States Secretary of Commerce in the Taft Administration from 1906 to 1909,Remembering you today, may you rest in peace!
- MFPS
 Added: May. 3, 2013
Oscar Solomon Straus:Sir, thank you for serving as United States Secretary of Commerce in the Taft Administration from 1906 to 1909,Remembering you today, happy birthday!
- MFPS
 Added: Dec. 23, 2012
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