Founder of the American Academy of Pediatrics who also invented a quick and reliable test for diphtheria. Before he invented his test nearly 10,000 children died of the disease a year.
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|FULL NAME:||Bela Schick|
|BIRTH DATE:||July 16, 1877|
|AGE:||143 years old|
Bela Schick is a Person. He married Catherine Fries Schick in 1925. He became a professor at Columbia University in 1936 after directing the Pediatric Department of Mount Sinai Hospital, New York.
DID YOU KNOW His test allowed children at risk for diphtheria to get vaccinated, which saved their lives.
FACT Like Jonas Salk, he created a vaccine that saved many lives.
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Currently, Bela Schick is 143 years old. He will celebrate his 144th birthday on a Monday, July 16th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Bela Schick’s zodiac sign is Cancer. According to astrologers, Cancer’s life pursuit is constant reassurance and intimacy and a secret desire to feel safe (emotionally, spiritually, romantically and financially). People of this zodiac sign like art, home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers and revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are: tenacious, highly imaginative, loyal, emotional, sympathetic, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.
Bela Schick was born in the Year of the Ox. Those born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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