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Herbert AssmannBorn: 1882-11-25
German internist, born November 25, 1882, Danzig; died 1950.
Julius Robert MayerBorn: 1814-11-25
German physician and physicist, born November 25, 1814, Heilbronn, Kingdom of Württemberg, died March 20, 1878, Heilbronn, Kingdom of Württemberg.
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