William Hunter

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Birth Name: William Hunter

Occupation: Doctor

Place Of Birth: Scotland

Date Of Birth: May 23, 1718

Date Of Death: March 30, 1783

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Scottish

William Hunter was born on the 23rd of May, 1718. He was popular for being a Doctor. Remembered as one of Great Britain’s leading obstetricians of the Eighteenth Century, this Scottish doctor and anatomy teacher is perhaps most famous as the medical instructor and older brother of the renowned surgeon John Hunter .

William Hunter was born in Scotland. After studying medicine under William Cullen at the University of Glasgow, he trained with William Smellie at St. George’s Hospital, London. Though remembered primarily for his work in the medical field of obstetrics, he also contributed to orthopedics, penning an important 1743 paper on the topic of cartilage injuries.

William Hunter was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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William Hunter 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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William Hunter was born in the Year of the Dog.

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Zodiac Sign: William Hunter was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: William Hunter was born in the Year of the Rabbit. 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: William Hunter had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

William Hunter’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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