Daniel Williams

Heart surgeon Daniel Williams Full Name: Daniel Williams


Profession: Heart surgeon
Why Famous: He performed one of the first successful heart surgery in United States and who founded Provident Hospital.

Born: January 18, 1858
Star Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania, USA

Died: August 4, 1931 (aged 73)
Cause of Death: Stroke

Historical Events in the Life of Daniel Williams

  • 1889-01-23 Daniel Williams forms Provident Hospital in Chicago
  • 1893-07-09 Daniel Williams performs 1st successful open heart surgery without anesthesia

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