Famous American Neurologists

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 1 Ben Carson

Ben Carson
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Famous As: Politician, Former Neurosurgeon
Birthdate: September 18, 1951
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American

Neurosurgeon Ben Carson is credited with many pioneering neurosurgical procedures. He became a Library of Congress “Living Legend” and received the Presidential Medal of Freedom. He later contested in the 2016 presidential primaries, has authored numerous books, was a Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, and earned 60 honorary doctorates.

 2 Ralph Northam

Ralph Northam
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 13, 1959
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
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 3 Sam Sheppard

Sam Sheppard
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Famous As: Neurosurgeon
Birthdate: December 29, 1923
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Died: April 6, 1970

 4 Paul Kalanithi

Paul Kalanithi
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Famous As: Neurosurgeon
Birthdate: April 1, 1977
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Died: March 9, 2015

 5 Howard Gardner

Howard Gardner
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Famous As: Teacher, Psychologist, University teacher, Neurologist
Birthdate: July 11, 1943
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American

 6 James T. Goodrich

James T. Goodrich
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Famous As: Neurosurgeon
Birthdate: April 16, 1946
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Died: March 30, 2020

 7 Walter Jackson Freeman II

Walter Jackson Freeman II
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Famous As: American physician
Birthdate: November 14, 1895
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Died: May 31, 1972
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 8 Eric Kandel

Eric Kandel
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Famous As: Neurologist, Psychiatrist, Neuroscientist, Psychologist, Biochemist
Birthdate: November 7, 1929
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American

 9 Thomas Stoltz Harvey

Thomas Stoltz Harvey
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Famous As: Pathologist, Neurologist
Birthdate: October 10, 1912
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American
Died: April 5, 2007

 10 Silas Weir Mitchell

Silas Weir Mitchell
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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: February 15, 1829
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Died: January 4, 1914

 11 Stanley B. Prusiner

Stanley B. Prusiner
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Famous As: Neurologist and Biochemist
Birthdate: May 28, 1942
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American

 12 Joseph Erlanger

Joseph Erlanger
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Famous As: Physiologist
Birthdate: January 5, 1874
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Died: December 5, 1965

 13 Joseph Ransohoff

Joseph Ransohoff
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Famous As: Neurosurgeon
Birthdate: July 1, 1915
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Died: January 30, 2001

 14 Fred Plum

Fred Plum
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Famous As: Neurologist
Birthdate: January 10, 1924
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Died: June 11, 2010

 15 Bronson Crothers

Bronson Crothers
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Famous As: Neurologist
Birthdate: July 10, 1884
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Died: July 17, 1959