Cicely Saunders

Nurse and Social Worker Cicely Saunders Full Name: Cicely Saunders


Profession: Nurse and Social Worker
Why Famous: Best known for founding in 1967 the first modern hospice, St. Christopher's Hospice, to provide palliative care to those in need and promote the principle of dying with dignity.

Born: June 22, 1918
Birthplace: Barnet, Hertfordshire, England
Star Sign: Cancer

Died: July 14, 2005 (aged 87)
Cause of Death: Cancer

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