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John Caius
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Born in Norwich, Norfolk
Born on 6th of October 1510
Died on 29th of July 1573

Born 1510. Died 1573 - English physician and scholar.

Studied at Gonville Hall, Cambridge and medicine at Padua. Physician to Edward VI, Mary I and Elizabeth I. Refounded and enlarged Gonville Hall. Wrote critical, antiquarian and scientific books.

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