Famous Dutch Physicians

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 1 Jan Ingenhousz

Jan Ingenhousz.
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Famous As: Botanist, Physician, Physicist
Birthdate: December 8, 1730
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Breda
Died: September 7, 1799

 2 Willem Einthoven

Willem Einthoven.
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Famous As: Inventor of the first practical ECG
Birthdate: May 21, 1860
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Semarang
Died: September 29, 1927

Willem Einthoven was a Dutch physiologist and physician whose invention of the electrocardiogram in 1895 earned him the prestigious Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1924. He is also credited with theorizing the existence of Einthoven's triangle, which is named in his honor.

 3 Aletta Jacobs

Aletta Jacobs.
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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: February 9, 1854
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sappemeer, Netherlands
Died: August 10, 1929

 4 Johann Weyer

Johann Weyer.
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Famous As: physician, writer
Birthdate: February 24, 1515
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Grave, Netherlands
Died: February 24, 1588

 5 Marion Koopmans

Marion Koopmans.
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Famous As: Virologist
Birthdate: September 21, 1956
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tegelen

 6 Christiaan Eijkman

Christiaan Eijkman.
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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: August 11, 1858
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Nijkerk
Died: November 5, 1930

 7 Gemma Frisius

Gemma Frisius
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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: December 9, 1508
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Dokkum, Netherlands
Died: May 25, 1555
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 8 Tina Strobos

Tina Strobos
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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: May 19, 1920
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Died: February 27, 2012

 9 Franciscus Sylvius

Franciscus Sylvius
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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: March 15, 1614
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hanau, Germany
Died: November 19, 1672

 10 Frederik Willem van Eeden

Frederik Willem van Eeden
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: April 3, 1860
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Haarlem, Netherlands
Died: June 16, 1932

 11 Reinier de Graaf

Reinier de Graaf
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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: July 30, 1641
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Schiedam, Netherlands
Died: August 17, 1673

 12 Frans Cornelis Donders

Frans Cornelis Donders
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Famous As: Author
Birthdate: May 27, 1818
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Tilburg, Netherlands
Died: March 24, 1889

 13 J. Slauerhoff

J. Slauerhoff
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Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: September 15, 1898
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Leeuwarden, Netherlands
Died: October 5, 1936

 14 Volcher Coiter

Volcher Coiter
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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: 1534 AD
Birthplace: Groningen, Netherlands
Died: June 2, 1576

 15 Piet Admiral

Piet Admiral
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Famous As: Anaesthesiologist
Birthdate: June 16, 1929
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Papendrecht, Netherland
Died: November 30, 2013