(1934 - 2010)
Franklin Kahn was active/lived in Arizona. Franklin Kahn is known for Painting - Navajo.
Biography Franklin Kahn
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz.- Family and friends of noted community elder, Franklin Kahn, joined to honor the life of a man who spent his life promoting education and Native culture among youth and people of all nationalities at several memorial dinners following his passing on April 6.
Kahn was born on May 25, 1934 to the Bit'ahnii Dinéé and Tsén'iikiní Yááshchíín nt'éé' clans. His parents were Jack and Alta Kahn He was raised in the communities of Pine Springs, Oak Springs and Klagetoh.
He was born into a family of noted silversmiths and rug weavers, including early Navajo silversmith Tom Burnsides and weaver Mabel Burnsides Meyer.
Kahn wore many hats throughout his life. He worked as a commercial artist, teacher, business man, j
... Displaying 750 of 5577 characters.