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1590

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  • The microscope is invented by Dutch lens grinders Hans Janssen and Zacharias Janssen by placing two lenses in a tube.


Deaths

  • December 20 - Ambrose Pare - French surgeon. Pare is considered the "Father of Surgery". He is known for introducing amputation as a life-saving tehnique and for the introduction of ligatures.[1]


References

  1. "Ambrose Pare." California and Western Medicine. May 1925. Accessed on March 8, 2008.