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Henry Head
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Born in Stamford Hill, London
Born on 4th of July 1861
Died on 8th of October 1940

Born 1861. Died 1940 - English neurologist.

Studied natural sciences at Cambridge and clinical medicine at University College Hospital, London. Best known for his neurological research. Wrote extensively on the disorders of speech. Edited the neurological journal Brain (1905-21). Knighted in 1927.

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