Top 20 Doctor celebrities in Germany
Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Doctor celebrities [Updated December 6, 2022].
Fritz Pfeffer was born
on April 30, 1889
in Giessen, Germany.
German dentist famous for hiding Anne Frank during during the Nazi Occupation of the Netherlands. He is referred to as Albert Dussel in her famous diary.
He was killed at the Neuengamme concentration camp in Northern Germany.
Birute Galdikas was born
on May 10, 1946
in Wiesbaden, Germany.
She became the world's foremost authority on orangutans.
Willem Johan Kolff was born
on February 14, 1911
He built the first dialysis machine with parts scavenged around from the war, and even included part of a wrecked German fighter plane.
Beat Richner was born
on March 13, 1947
He played the cello and created the character Beatocello, a clown who played the cello for children.
Alois Alzheimer was born
on June 14, 1864
He discovered Alzheimer's disease, though he called it presenile dementia.
Hiltgunt Zassenhaus was born
on July 10, 1916
After she learned about a day on which the political prisoners were to be executed, she passed the information to the Red Cross and saved the lives 1200 Scandinavian prisoners.