This is Louis Pasteur who was born today on 27 December 1822 in Dole, Eastern France.
- Passed school diploma exam in 1840 - In 1845, earned science degree - In 1847, awarded Ph.D.
Louis Pasteur married Marie Laurent in 1849. They had 5 kids but, sadly, only 2 survived through childhood.
I discovered that microorganisms cause fermentation and disease; originated the process of pasteurization; saved the beer, wine, and silk industries in France; and developed vaccines against anthrax and rabies.
Louis Pasteur died on 28 September 1895 in Marnes-la-Coquette, France. He was a French chemist, microbiologist and one of the most important founders of medical microbiology.