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Ben Shahn
Birth: Sep. 12, 1898
Kaunas, Lithuania
Death: Mar. 14, 1969
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Artist. An American painter, he was sympathetic to left-wing causes and the oppressed. His pictures associated with the Sacco-Vanzett case are notable. (bio by: Rick Watson) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Heshel Shan (____ - 1933)
  Gittel Shan (____ - 1944)
 
 Spouses:
  Tillie Goldstein Shahn (1897 - 1951)*
  Bernarda Bryson Shahn (1903 - 2004)*
 
 Children:
  Judith Shahn (1929 - 2009)*
 
 Sibling:
  Ben Shahn (1898 - 1969)
  Hyman Shan (1909 - 1926)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Roosevelt Cemetery
Roosevelt
Monmouth County
New Jersey, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Rick Watson
Record added: Aug 17, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6691401
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Ben Shahn
Added by: Rick Watson
 
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