House, Howard P.

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Name
House, Howard P. Gender: M
Howard Payne House
born on 29 June 1908 at 19:00 (= 7:00 PM )
Place Indianapolis, Indiana, 39n46, 86w09
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 07°49' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 22°54 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 05°02'



Howard P. House
photo: House Ear Institute, license cc-by-sa-3.0

Biography

American otolaryngologist and the founder of the House Ear Institute in 1946 in Los Angeles, where the cochlear implant and the auditory brain stem implant were developed.

House perfected many critical otologic surgical procedures, such as the fenestration operation in the 1940s and the stapedectomy surgery in the subsequent three decades. He performed more than 30,000 of these procedures restoring hearing to those affected by otosclerosis.

House treated Ronald Reagan, James Stewart, Bob Hope, and many other notable figures.

He died on 1 August 2003, aged 95.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.

Categories

  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 95)
  • Vocation : Medical : Physician (Otolaryngologist)
  • Vocation : Medical : Surgeon
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator (House Ear Institute)