Beedy C. Humphrey

24 May 1850 - 28 Dec 1897

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Beedy C. Humphrey

24 May 1850 - 28 Dec 1897
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Grave site information of Beedy C. Humphrey (24 May 1850 - 28 Dec 1897) at Prospect Cemetery in Ogden, New Hanover, North Carolina, United States from BillionGraves

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Beedy C. Humphrey

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Prospect Cemetery

105 Military Cutoff Rd
Ogden, New Hanover, North Carolina
United States

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Age 17 ys. 7 ms. & 4 days
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July 6, 2013
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Life timeline of Beedy C. Humphrey

1850
Beedy C. Humphrey was born on 24 May 1850
Beedy C. Humphrey was 10 years old when Abraham Lincoln is elected as the 16th President of United States. Abraham Lincoln was an American statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th President of the United States from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. Lincoln led the United States through the American Civil War—its bloodiest war and perhaps its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis. In doing so, he preserved the Union, abolished slavery, strengthened the federal government, and modernized the economy.
Beedy C. Humphrey was 28 years old when Thomas Edison announces his invention of the phonograph, a machine that can record and play sound. Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America's greatest inventor. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and the long-lasting, practical electric light bulb. Dubbed "The Wizard of Menlo Park", he was one of the first inventors to apply the principles of mass production and large-scale teamwork to the process of invention, and is often credited with the creation of the first industrial research laboratory.
Beedy C. Humphrey was 35 years old when Louis Pasteur successfully tests his vaccine against rabies on Joseph Meister, a boy who was bitten by a rabid dog. Louis Pasteur was a French biologist, microbiologist and chemist renowned for his discoveries of the principles of vaccination, microbial fermentation and pasteurization. He is remembered for his remarkable breakthroughs in the causes and prevention of diseases, and his discoveries have saved many lives ever since. He reduced mortality from puerperal fever, and created the first vaccines for rabies and anthrax. His medical discoveries provided direct support for the germ theory of disease and its application in clinical medicine. He is best known to the general public for his invention of the technique of treating milk and wine to stop bacterial contamination, a process now called pasteurization. He is regarded as one of the three main founders of bacteriology, together with Ferdinand Cohn and Robert Koch, and is popularly known as the "father of microbiology".
Beedy C. Humphrey died on 28 Dec 1897 at the age of 47
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