1616 – Thomas Bartholin is a Danish mathematician and physician was born 20th of October.
1652 – He gave the first full description of the human lymphatic system.
– His discovery was made at about the same time as Olof Rudbeck.
Bartholin described the use of so-called refrigeration anaesthesia.
Thomas Bartholin is the brother of Erasmus Bartholin.
1680 – Thomas Bartholin died 4th of December.