Monday, 27 October 2014


Jonas Salk
Medical researcher
Jonas Edward Salk was an American medical researcher and virologist. He discovered and developed the first successful inactivated polio vaccine. He was born in New York City to Jewish parents. Wikipedia
Born: October 28, 1914, New York City, New York, United States
Died: June 23, 1995, La Jolla, San Diego, California, United States
Spouse: Fran├žoise Gilot (m. 1970–1995), Donna Lindsay (m. 1939–1968)
Siblings: Lee Salk
Education: City College of New York (1934), More
Awards: Jawaharlal Nehru Award for International Understanding, More

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