W. H. Cavanaugh

1870 - 1904

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W. H. Cavanaugh

1870 - 1904
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Grave site information of W. H. Cavanaugh (1870 - 1904) at Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Seattle, King, Washington, United States from BillionGraves

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W. H. Cavanaugh

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Mount Pleasant Cemetery

2625 5th Ave W
Seattle, King, Washington
United States
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May 30, 2011
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April 5, 2020
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May 30, 2011

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Life timeline of W. H. Cavanaugh

1870
W. H. Cavanaugh was born in 1870
W. H. Cavanaugh was 15 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".
W. H. Cavanaugh was 25 years old when George VI of the United Kingdom (d. 1952) George VI was King of the United Kingdom and the Dominions of the British Commonwealth from 11 December 1936 until his death in 1952. He was the last Emperor of India and the first Head of the Commonwealth.
W. H. Cavanaugh died in 1904 at the age of 34
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