Römer, Paul

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Römer, Paul Gender: M
Paul Heinrich Römer
born on 19 May 1876 at 21:30 (= 9:30 PM )
Place Kirchhain, Germany, 50n49, 8e55
Timezone LMT m8e55 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 29°09' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 08°32 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 19°46'


German bacteriologist and hygiene specialist, who was one of the first researchers to attempt to make a polio virus vaccine. He studied under Emil Adolf von Behring (1854-1917) and became his co-worker. He was Principal of the Institute of Hygiene and Experimental Medicine of Marburg. He wrote the 1911 book, Die epidemische Kinderlähmung (published in English as Epidemic Infantile Paralysis: Heine-Medin Disease). He died of typhoid on 30 March 1916, aged 39.



Source Notes

Archives Gauquelin: Scientists & Medical Doctors (Hommes De Science) A, vol. 2, #2101 [1].


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Other Major diseases (Typhoid, terminal)
  • Vocation : Education : Researcher
  • Vocation : Science : Biology (Bacteriologist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction