Abraham Cahan

Abraham Cahan bio

Birth Name: Abraham Cahan

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Lithuania

Date Of Birth: July 7, 1860

Date Of Death: N/A

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Abraham Cahan was born on the 7th of July, 1860. He was best known for being a Novelist. A socialist newspaper editor and novelist who wrote in both Yiddish and English, he is best known for works such as Yekl, A Tale of New York City (1897) and The Rise of David Levinsky (1917). He became a key figure in the development of the Jewish Daily Forward, a famous socialist newspaper.

Abraham Cahan was born in Lithuania. He became a Jewish government school teacher in Russia in the early 1880s. Later, he immigrated to the United States, where he worked in journalism and taught English lessons to Jewish immigrants. He published his debut short story, A Providential Match, in 1896.

Abraham Cahan was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Abraham Cahan was born in 1860s.

Abraham Cahan is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Abraham Cahan’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Abraham Cahan’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Abraham Cahan was born in the Year of the Monkey.

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REAL NAME: Abraham Cahan
BIRTH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Abraham Cahan was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Abraham Cahan was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Abraham Cahan had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Abraham Cahan’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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