French oculist and surgeon
1693 - Born on the 11th of August. He was a French ophthalmologist credited with originating the first significant advance in cataract surgery.
Daviel earned his medical degree from the Medical School of Rouen.
1728 - He practiced in Marseille restricted his practice to ophthalmology.
1747 - Performed the first extra capsular cataract extraction on 8th of April.
1762 - Daviel died on 30th of September while on a trip to Geneva, Switzerland.
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