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Births

  • October 15 - Samuel T. Orton - American physician. Orton was a pioneer in the study of learning disabilities. He is best known for his work examining the causes and treatment of reading disability, or dyslexia.[1]


References

  1. Duchan, Judith. "Samuel Torrey Orton." Getting Here: A short history of Speech Pathology in America. Judith Duchan Online. February 21, 2008. Accessed on March 18, 2008.