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Alfred A. Cohn
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Birth: Mar. 26, 1880
Stephenson County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 3, 1951

Abbey of the Psalms Mausoleum
Sanctuary of Refuge G-2

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Alfred A. Cohn 1880-1951
Hazel L. Cohn 1885-1935

Additional Information provided by Tony Scott:
Cohn worked in Cleveland, Ohio as a newspaper editor and journalist and later in Galveston, Texas where he ran a newspaper. He then moved to Arizona and served as a secretary for the Arizona constitutional convention Arizona gained statehood in 1912. Cohn worked a number of different jobs newspaper reporter, editor, magazine editor, publicist, customs collections and was at one time, head of the Los Angeles Police Department. Cohn is best known for writing the script for "The Jazz Singer," for which he received an Oscar nomination. He retired from films in 1935 Cohn served as Collector of Customs in Los Angeles, a position he held four years. Cohn died of a heart condition.
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  Hazel L. Cohn (1885 - 1935)*
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Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Los Angeles County
California, USA
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Originally Created by: James Seidelman
Record added: Jul 05, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6576790
Alfred A. Cohn
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Alfred A. Cohn
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Alfred A. Cohn
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Thinking of you on Oscar night.
- Kaleigh Jones-Clark
 Added: Feb. 22, 2015
Rest In Peace, Alfred...
- James Seidelman
 Added: Jul. 15, 2011

- KeithD
 Added: May. 17, 2008
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