Isidor Straus

Isidor Straus (February 6, 1845 – April 15, 1912) was a German-born American businessman and co-owner of Macy's department store with his brother Nathan. He also served briefly as a member of the United States House of Representatives. He died with his wife, Ida, in the sinking of the passenger ship RMS Titanic.

Isidor Straus

Personal facts

Alias (AKA)
Isadore Strauss
Strauss Isidor;Straus Isidore
Birth dateFebruary 06, 1845
Birth place
Otterberg
Ethnicity
Jews
Date of deathApril 15, 1912
Place of death
RMS Titanic
Spouse
Children