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Daniel Hale Williams

Daniel Hale Williams

Daniel Hale Williams was an African-American general surgeon who, in 1893, performed the second documented successful pericardium surgery to repair a wound. He also founded Provident Hospital, the first non-segregated hospital in the United States. ... more on Wikipedia

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