Bright's Disease in History

Famous Birthdays

  • 1789-09-28 Richard Bright, England, physician (Bright's Disease/nephritis)

Famous Deaths

  • 1858-12-16 Richard Bright, British Dr (Bright's disease/nephritis), dies at 69
  • 1884-02-14 Alice Hathaway Lee Roosevelt, 1st wife of Theodore Roosevelt, dies of Bright's disease at 22
  • 1913-07-31 John Milne, British geologist (developed the first modern seismograph), dies of Bright's disease at 62
  • 1914-08-06 Ellen Axson Wilson, US 1st Lady (1913-14), dies during Woodrow Wilson's 1st term of Bright's Disease at 54
  • 1924-03-07 Pat Moran, manager (Cincinnati Reds), dies of Bright's Disease
  • 1927-10-22 Ross Youngs, Hall of Fame baseballer, dies of Bright's disease at 30