Levi Strauss

Blue Jeans

Levi's Early Life

on February 26, 1829 Levi (Loeb) Struss was born in Buttenheim Germany. he lived with his mother and father Hirsh and Rebecca and his 2 sisters and brothers.

Levi's 2 Nephews and Pocket sew on his jeans

Events

Thursday, Feb. 26th 1829 at 12am

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Birth Day.

Friday, Jan. 1st 1847 at 12am

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Was selling dry goods in Gold Rush.

Levi Strauss

Monday, Jan. 1st 1872 at 12am

San Francisco, CA, United States

San Francisco, CA

Blue Jeans invented.

Friday, Jan. 1st 1875 at 12am

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Levi started am enduring fashion empire

Levi Strauss

Friday, Sep. 26th 1902 at 12am

San Francisco, CA, United States

San Francisco, CA

Levi Strauss death.

Character Traits

  • Intelligent, Because he made the Blue Jeans.
  • Smart, He used things that we don't have today.
  • Kind, He sold dry goods for other people.
How did they Levi Strauss our society?


Levi helped our society, because he made something for everyone to wear.


What lesson or character trait did you learn from this person?


Levi is very intelligent because he started out very little and made it very big.

Fun Facts



  • Levi Strauss real name is Loeb Strauss.
  • Levi put a V on the back pocket of his pants to identify that he made it.
  • When he died he left about 6 million dollars for his 2 nephews.
  • Levi Strauss was Jewish.
  • Levi never wore his own jeans.
  • Belt loops weren't on Levi's until 1922.