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Cooper, Christine Elisabeth [Tina] (1918–1986), paediatrician and expert on child abuse, was born on 21 July 1918 at Fontana, 45 Rickmansworth Road, Watford, Hertfordshire, the eldest daughter of William Francis Cooper (1878–1950), analytical chemist and physician, and his wife, Christine Maud, née Jones (1894–1919)...


Jones, Vicky Veronica Clement- [née Vicky Veronica Yip] (1948–1987), physician and founder of the British Association for Cancer United Patients, was born on 23 December 1948 in Hong Kong, the third child of Teddy Yip, a successful Chinese businessman, and his wife, ...


Sir (William James) Erasmus Wilson (1809–1884) by Alexander Scott, pubd 1873 (after Stephen Pearce, exh. RA 1872) © National Portrait Gallery, London


Wilson, Sir (William James) Erasmus (1809–1884), dermatologist and philanthropist, generally known as Erasmus Wilson, was born on 25 November 1809 in the house of his Norwegian maternal grandfather, Erasmus Brandsdorph, in High Street, Marylebone, Middlesex. His father, William Wilson, a Royal Navy surgeon, was born in ...