Egas Moniz

Egas Moniz bio

Birth Name: Egas Moniz

Occupation: Neurologist

Place Of Birth: Portugal

Date Of Birth: November 29, 1874

Date Of Death: December 13, 1955

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

Egas Moniz was born on the 29th of November, 1874. He was best known for being a Neurologist. Neurologist who developed cerebral angiography, which provides images of blood vessels in and around the brain, in 1927. He received the 1949 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine making him the first Portuguese national to receive the award.

Egas Moniz was born in Portugal. He studied medicine at the University of Coimbra before becoming a professor in 1902. He created the lobotomy procedure, where in a surgeon would scrape away most of the connections to and from a patients prefrontal cortex.

Egas Moniz was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Egas Moniz was born in 1870s.

Egas Moniz is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Egas Moniz’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Egas Moniz’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Egas Moniz was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Egas Moniz
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Egas Moniz was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Egas Moniz was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Egas Moniz had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Egas Moniz’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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