Maria Jahnke

4 Jun 1878 - 15 Oct 1908

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Maria Jahnke

4 Jun 1878 - 15 Oct 1908
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Grave site information of Maria Jahnke (4 Jun 1878 - 15 Oct 1908) at Zion Cemetery in Luxemburg, Kewaunee, Wisconsin, United States from BillionGraves

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Maria Jahnke

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Zion Cemetery

County Road Ab
Luxemburg, Kewaunee, Wisconsin
United States
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July 1, 2013
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June 27, 2013

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1878
Maria Jahnke was born on 4 Jun 1878
Maria Jahnke was 7 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".
Maria Jahnke was 16 years old when Mahatma Gandhi forms the Natal Indian Congress (NIC) in order to fight discrimination against Indian traders in Natal. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was an Indian activist who was the leader of the Indian independence movement against British rule. Employing nonviolent civil disobedience, Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world. The honorific Mahātmā – applied to him first in 1914 in South Africa – is now used worldwide. In India, he is also called Bapu and Gandhi ji, and known as the Father of the Nation.
Maria Jahnke died on 15 Oct 1908 at the age of 30
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