|Birthname||Alfred Armand Louis Marie Velpeau|
|born on||18 May 1795 at 22:00 (= 10:00 PM )|
|Place||Brèches, France, 47n3414, 0e2322|
|Timezone||LMT m0e2322 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||27°50' 01°32 Asc. 28°21'|
French anatomist, surgeon and author of over 340 titles on surgery, embryology, anatomy, and obstetrics. He is credited with providing the first accurate description of leukaemia in 1827. A wrapping used to immobilize the arm to the chest wall is known as a "Velpeau bandage". He died on 24 August 1867 at age 72 in Paris.
Michaël Mandl quotes birth record .
- Vocation : Medical : Surgeon
- Vocation : Science : Biology (Anatomist)
- Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction
- Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator (Leukaemia, "Velpeau bandage")