1861 – August Karl Gustav Bier was born on the 24th of November in Helsen, which is near Arolsen in the Dukedom of Waldeck. German pioneer of spinal anaesthesia. – Bier became a professor at the Charité in Berlin. 1881 – He made his "Abitur" on the "Alte Landesschule" (Old School of the ..
1890 – Born on the 3rd of March in Gravenhurst, Ontario, Canada. He was a Canadian physician, medical innovator, a member of the Communist Party of Canada, and humanitarian. 1915 – He joined the the No.2 Field Ambulance Medical Corps in France, where, as a stretcher-bearer, he was hit by shrapnel and spent three months ..
1785 – Born on November 21st in Lebanon, Connecticut. United States army surgeon, the first person to observe and study human digestion as it occurs in the stomach. 1811 – Trained to become a doctor through an apprenticeship with Dr. Truman Powell in St. Albans, Vermont. 1812-1815 – Beaumont served as a surgeon’s mate in ..
A British naval surgeon and explorer. 1771 – George Bass was born at Aswarby. 1789 – He trained in medicine at the hospital at Boston, Lincolnshire. 1794 – He joined the Royal Navy as a surgeon. 1795 – He arrived in Sydney in New South Wales on the Reliance, in which Matthew Flinders had also ..
1922 – Christiaan Neethling Barnard was born 8th of November in Beaufort West, South Africa. 1953 – Barnard then went on to the University of Cape Town, where he received a master’s degree. 1955 – He enrolled at the University of Minnesota Medical School. 1957 – He received his Ph.D. (doctorate degree) and returned to ..
Sir Herbert Atkinson Barker was an English manipulative surgeon. 1920 – He visited Doctor’s Cave Beach Club in Montego Bay, Jamaica. Barker developed a highly successful osteopathic technique, specialising in knee. He advocated the avoidance of surgery. 1922 – Barker was honored with a knighthood. 1950 – Sir Herbert Atkinson Barker ..
1935 – Albright was born in Newton Centre, Massachusetts on July 18, 1935. 1943 – Started skating at the age of eight on a backyard that was frozen. 1946 – Won the Eastern Juvenile Skating Championship at the age of eleven. 1952 – Represented America in the 1952 Olympics held in Oslo at the age ..
1876 – Albee was born in Alna, Maine on April 13, 1876. 1898 – Studied at Harvard Medical School had his practiced at Massachusetts General Hospital. He worked scientifically at the Cornell Clinic in New York. Began his medical practice in Waterbury, Connecticut. 1900 – Became consultant orthopaedic surgeon to more than twenty hospitals in ..
1818 – Agnew was born in Lancaster Country, Pennsylvania on November 24, 1818. 1838 – Graduated with a medical degree at the University of Pennsylvania. 1841 – Married to Margaret Irwin. 1846 – Helped found the Irwin and Agnew Iron Foundry. 1852 – Bought and revived the Philadelphia School of Anatomy. 1854 – Appointed as ..
1851 – Born on the 13th of April in New York City. – He was the youngest of five sons and also had two younger sisters. 1871 – He educated at the College of the City of New York. 1874 – He went to Columbia University to pursue his ..