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German internist, born December 5, 1864, Olmütz, Moravia; died 1925, Lwów, Poland (now Lviv, Ukraine). German name: Lemberg.
Giovanni Battista Morgagni
Italian anatomist and pathologist, born February 25, 1682, Forlì; died December 5, 1771, Padua.
Grigorii Ivanovich Rossolimo
Russian neurologist, born December 5, 1860, Odessa; died September 1928, Moscow.
Jonas Edward Salk
American medical scientist, born October 28, 1914, New York City; died June 23, 1995, La Jolla, California.
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