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 Henry W. Kiel

Henry W. Kiel

Birth
Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
Death 26 Nov 1942 (aged 71)
Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
Burial Bel-Nor, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
Plot Second floor of cemetery mausoleum
Memorial ID 20787 · View Source
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St. Louis Mayor. He was the first man to serve in the mayor's office for three 4-year terms. He was regarded as the "father of the Municipal Opera" which opened during his administration. Also during his administration, the MacArthur Bridge was completed, construction on the Municipal Auditorium, later called Kiel Auditorium, and the Civil Courts Building was started, and the St. Louis Zoo and the Municipal Opera were established.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 7 Mar 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20787
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry W. Kiel (21 Feb 1871–26 Nov 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20787, citing Oak Grove Cemetery, Bel-Nor, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .