Born: May 21, 1860 AD
Died: 1927 AD, at 67 years of age.
1860 - Born on 21st of May in Semarang, Java, Indonesia.
1885 - He received a medical degree from the University of Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands.
1886 - He became a professor at the University of Leiden, Leiden, Netherlands.
1903 - He invented the first practical electrocardiogram.
1924 - He received the Nobel Prize in Medicine.
1927 - He died on the 29th of September in Leiden, Netherlands.
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