P. W. Edwards

7 Apr 1878 - 5 Aug 1892

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P. W. Edwards

7 Apr 1878 - 5 Aug 1892
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Grave site information of P. W. Edwards (7 Apr 1878 - 5 Aug 1892) at Gamble Cemetery in Centerton, Benton, Arkansas, United States from BillionGraves

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P. W. Edwards

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Gamble Cemetery

Nomad Rd
Centerton, Benton, Arkansas
United States
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TR4A

September 11, 2011
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penne1948

April 5, 2020
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Hokie374

August 16, 2011

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Life timeline of P. W. Edwards

1878
P. W. Edwards was born on 7 Apr 1878
P. W. Edwards 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".
P. W. Edwards died on 5 Aug 1892 at the age of 14
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