James Young Simpson age

James Young Simpson (Doctor ) was born in Scotland on a Friday, June 7, 1811 . James Young Simpson is 209 years old. He is a Gemini and was born in the Year of the Goat .

Best remembered for introducing the use of chloroform as anesthesia during medical procedures, this nineteenth-century obstetrician first administered chloroform to a maternity ward patient named Jane Carstairs.

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FULL NAME: James Young Simpson
BIRTH DATE: June 7, 1811
AGE: 209 years old
ZODIAC: Gemini


James Young Simpson is a Doctor. He and his six siblings were born to David Simpson and Mary Jarvey. He began studying medicine at the age of fourteen and earned his medical degree from the University of Edinburgh at the age of twenty.

DID YOU KNOW He was a longtime friend of Scottish physicist David Brewster .

FACT He and chemist Humphry Davy were among the first to experiment with the medical use of anesthetics (chloroform and nitrous oxide, respectively).

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Currently, James Young Simpson is 209 years old. He will celebrate his 210th birthday on a Friday, June 7th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.


James Young Simpson’s zodiac sign is Gemini. According to astrologers, Gemini’s life pursuit is to explore a little bit of everything and a secret desire to be ahead of the crowd. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chats with nearly anyone, short trips and dislike being alone, being confined, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly and exchange ideas, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

James Young Simpson was born in the Year of the Goat. The goat enjoys being alone with their thoughts. They’re creative thinkers and appreciate the arts. Though they’re economic and cautious, they can also be indecisive. This year is the year of the .

DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.

James Young Simpson is a 209 years old Doctor, who was born in June, in the Year of the Goat (1811) and is a Gemini.

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