Celebrating Black History Makers In Medicine and Science

February 23, 2012   // 0 Comments

Louis T. Wright (1891 – 1952) Thursday, July 23, 1891. This date marks the day Louis Tompkins Wright was born in 1891. He was an African-American surgeon and hospital administrator. Born in La Grange, Georgia, a doctor's son, Wright graduated from Clark University in Atlanta in 1911, and went on to medical school at Harvard University. While at Harvard, Wright voiced strong objection to being tr...

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