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Authorised form of nameJohnson; Sir; George (1818 - 1896)
SurnameJohnson
ForenamesGeorge
Dates1818 - 1896
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Goudhurst, Kent, England (29 November 1818)
Death:
His residence, 11 Savile Row, London (03 June 1896)
Burial:
Addington, Surrey
ActivityProfession:
Physician
Education:
King's College, London. MB (1841), MD (1844)
Career:
Assistant Physician, King's College Hospital, London (1847); Physician, King's College Hospital (1856); Professor of Medicine, King's College, London (for 13 years); Physician Extraordinary to Queen Victoria (1889); died of cerebral haemorrage
Honours:
Kt 1892
Memberships:
MRCP (1846); FRCP (1850); Royal Medico-Chirurgical Society (President 1884)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
6/06/1872
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1896-1897 vol 60 pp xvi-xx signed by W D H
Royal Society codeNA1549
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
AP/67/11On the Physiologey of Asphyxia and on the Anaesthetic action of Pure Nitrogen1891
NLB/6/498Copy letter from Theodore E James, to [Harrison & Sons]26 May 1892
NLB/6/1186Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Sir George Johnson, Fellow of the Royal Society7 November 1892
NLB/13/166Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor William Dobinson Halliburton, Fellow of the Royal Society23 June 1896
RR/11/60Referee's report by Walter Holbrook Gaskell, on a paper 'On the physiology of asphyxia, and on the anæsthetic action of pure nitrogen' by George Johnson1891
RR/11/59Referee's report by John Gray McKendrick, on a paper 'On the physiology of asphyxia, and on the anæsthetic action of pure nitrogen' by George Johnson1891
EC/1872/02Johnson, Sir George: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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