Levi Strauss

By: Joojo Brush

Important Facts

He created the First Company to manufacture Jeans.

His house, which is located in Germany is now used as a Levi Strauss Museum

He never married or had children.

He was born in Buttenheim, Germany.

Levi Strauss was 43 years old when he and partner Jacob Davis partnered together to invent the blue jean in 1873.

Levi’s first business was in establishing a wholesale a dry goods business, selling everything from clothing to umbrellas to bolts of fabric.