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Bronk, Detlev Wulf

Born: 1897 AD
Died: 1975 AD, at 77 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Educators, Physiologist


1897 - Born on August 13th in New York. American biologist and administrator.

1920 - Graduated from Swarthmore College and received his B.A.

1926 - Received his Ph.D. from the University of Michigan.

1929 - He was professor of medical physics at the University of Pennsylvania.

1936 - Became the director of the Institute of Neurology.

1949 - He was the president of Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland.

1950 - President of the National Academy of Sciences.

1953 - He became president of the Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (now Rockefeller University), New York City.

1975 - He died on November 17th.


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