Elizabeth Blackwell Biography

Elizabeth Blackwell was the first woman to receive a medical degree in the United States, as well as the first woman on the UK Medical Register. She was the first openly identified woman to graduate from medical school, a pioneer in promoting the education of women in medicine in the United States, and a social and moral reformer in both the United States and in Britain. Her sister Emily was the third woman in the US to get a medical degree. Source: Wikipedia

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Name:
Elizabeth Blackwell
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Physician
Date of Birth:
February 3, 1821
Astrological Sign:
Aquarius
Date of Death:
May 31, 1910
Age at Death:
89
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