Famous People From England
Find out more about the greatest British Surgeons, including James Herriot, Joseph Lister, Magdi Yacoub, Elizabeth Garrett Anderson and Sid Watkins.
John SnowJohn Snow
15 March 1813
Physician
Joseph ListerJoseph Lister
05 April 1827
Surgeon and Scientist

Magdi YacoubMagdi Yacoub
16 November 1935
Heart Surgeon

Elizabeth Garrett AndersonElizabeth Garrett Anderson
09 June 1836
Mayor of Aldeburgh

James ParkinsonJames Parkinson
11 April 1755
Surgeon

James PagetJames Paget
11 January 1814
Founder of scientific medical pathology.
Robert ListonRobert Liston
28 October 1794
Surgeon

Tobias SmollettTobias Smollett
19 March 1721
Author

Sid WatkinsSid Watkins
06 September 1928
Neurologist, Surgeon, Neurosurgeon, Physician

George BassGeorge Bass
30 January 1771
Explorer, Surgeon
Charles BellCharles Bell
12 November 1774
Anatomist, Neuroscientist, Surgeon, Writer,

James BarryJames Barry
09 November 1795
military physician, Surgeon