March 22, 1965: Former Congressman Benjamin Rosenbloom Dies in Cleveland

Former Congressman Benjamin Rosenbloom died in Cleveland on March 22, 1965, at age 84. Rosenbloom, the only Jewish congressman in West Virginia history, was born in Pennsylvania and attended West Virginia University, where he played football in 1901 and 1902. He went on to study law at WVU and was admitted to the state bar in 1904. Read more »