William Frankland

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William Frankland

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William Frankland in 2006
Born
Alfred William Frankland

(1912-03-19) 19 March 1912 (age 107)
Sussex, England, UK
NationalityBritish
EducationSt. Bees School
Alma materUniversity of Oxford
OccupationAllergist
Military career
Allegiance Great Britain
Service/branch British Army

Alfred William Frankland MBE (born 19 March 1912) is a British allergist. His works include keeping track of the pollen count as a piece of weather-related information to the British public, and for the prediction of increased levels of allergy to penicillin.

Frankland turned 100 in March 2012.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Hanlon, Michael (20 March 2012). "Dr Bill Frankland: 'I got a call to treat Saddam for an allergy'". The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 20 March 2012.

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