Born in Austria on Aug. 31, 1902. Kirth immigrated to San Francisco about 1910. He was active there as an artist by the 1930s and soon established a home across the bay in Alameda. He lived there until shortly before his demise at the home of his nephew in Carson City, NV on Sept. 17, 1980.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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