Famous French Neurologists

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Jean-Martin Charcot
(Neurologist)
Jean-Martin Charcot
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Birthdate: November 29, 1825
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris
Died: August 16, 1893
French neurologist Jean-Martin Charcot is best remembered for his work with hysteria patients. He was also an extraordinary professor and had Sigmund Freud as one of his students. He was one of the first to include photos and drawings as tools for instruction in neurology classes.
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Georges Gilles de la Tourette
(Physician, Psychiatrist, Neurologist)
Georges Gilles de la Tourette
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Birthdate: October 30, 1857
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saint-Gervais-les-Trois-Clochers
Died: May 26, 1904
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Duchenne de Boulogne
(Photographer, Neurologist, Physician)
Duchenne de Boulogne
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Birthdate: September 17, 1806
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Boulogne-sur-Mer
Died: September 15, 1875
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Henri Laborit
(French Surgeon and Neurobiologist Best Remembered for His Role in the Development of Chlorpromazine)
Henri Laborit
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Birthdate: November 21, 1914
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hanoi, Vietnam
Died: May 18, 1995

Henri Laborit was a French surgeon, writer, neurobiologist, and philosopher. He is best remembered for his role in the development of chlorpromazine, which is used to treat psychotic disorders. In 1957, Henri Laborit was honored with the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award.

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Pierre Marie
(Neurologist)
Pierre Marie
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Birthdate: September 9, 1853
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: April 13, 1940