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date: 18 February 2020

Nightingale, Florencelocked

  • Monica E. Baly
  •  and H. C. G. Matthew
  • , revised


Nightingale, Florence (1820–1910), reformer of army medical services and of nursing organization, was born on 12 May 1820 at Villa Columbaia, Florence, where her parents were on a European tour. Their other daughter, Frances Parthenope Nightingale (1819–1890) [see Verney, Frances Parthenope], born in ...

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