Philip Drinker

Inventor

1894 – 1972

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Who was Philip Drinker?

Philip Drinker was an industrial hygienist. With Louis Agassiz Shaw, he invented the first widely used iron lung in 1928.

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Born
Dec 12, 1894
Haverford
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Lehigh University
Died
Oct 19, 1972
Fitzwilliam

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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