William Williams Keen

Surgeon, Deceased Person

1837 – 1932

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Who was William Williams Keen?

William Williams Keen, Jr. was the first brain surgeon in the United States. He also saw Franklin Delano Roosevelt when his paralytic illness struck, and worked closely with six American presidents.

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Born
Jan 19, 1837
Philadelphia
Children
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Brown University
  • Thomas Jefferson University
Lived in
  • Philadelphia
Died
Jun 7, 1932
Philadelphia

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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