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John Kahn
Birth: Jun. 13, 1947
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Death: May 30, 1996
Mill Valley
Marin County
California, USA

Musician. Born in Memphis, Tennessee, he was a bass player best known for a member of the Jerry Garcia Band. In 1967, he moved back to the San Francisco Bay Area and began working with rhythm and blues and then rock musicians. He began his collaborations with Jerry Garcia's numerous side projects in May 1970 and became his principle bassist in 1973. He also did occasional work for the Grateful Dead, Paul Butterfield Blues Band and John Lee Hooker. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Ivan Kahn (1890 - 1951)
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Aug 15, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 11785
John Kahn
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John Kahn
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
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