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Ingen-Housz [Ingenhousz], Janlocked

(1730–1799)
  • Charles Creighton
  • , revised by Patricia Fara

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Ingen-Housz [Ingenhousz], Jan (1730–1799), physician and natural philosopher, was born on 8 December 1730 at Breda, the Netherlands, the second son of Arnoldus Ingen-Housz, an affluent leather merchant, and his wife, Maria Beckers. After qualifying as a physician at the University of Louvain...

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