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Julius Bloch

Full name: Julius Thiengen Bloch
Gender: Male
Height: 5-4 (163 cm)
Born: May 12, 1888 in Kehl, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Died: August 22, 1966 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Art Competitions


Julius Thiengen Bloch was born in Germany at Kehl. As a young Jewish boy, he moved to the US, where he studied in Philadelphia. He also became well-known during the Great Depression through his lithographs, combining social realism with Art Deco. At the outbreak of World War II, his use of rigor and beauty fascinated and culminated in his lithographs that showed the horrors and fear of war in the people’s faces in a frightening and evident way.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 44 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Unknown Event United States USA AC

Mixed Painting, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1932 Summer 44 Los Angeles Art Competitions United States Final Standings AC Aviation 1930
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