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Bartholin, Thomas

Born: 1616 AD
Died: 1680 AD
Nationality: Danish
Categories: Mathematicians, Physicians, Theologian

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.