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What Happened on July 22, 1802

Famous Deaths


Person of interestMarie Francois Xavier Bichat

Marie Fran├žois Xavier bichat, French anatomist and physiologist (tissue theory), dies at 30 after falling down stairs at the Hotel-Dieu and acquiring a fever

Anatomist and Physiologist Marie Francois Xavier Bichat
Anatomist and Physiologist
Marie Francois Xavier Bichat

1802 Highlights

About July 22, 1802

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 217 years, 10 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer