Сегодня родился Гамалея Николай Фёдорович
On February 17, 1859 Gamaleya Nikolay Fyodorovich was born. This is a Russian and a Soviet doctor, a microbiologist and an epidemiologist. Except Nikolay in his family there were 11 more children. Gamaley studied medicine in St. Petersburg and in Paris. N. Gamaley one of the first in the Russian Empire started developing local bacteriology. He in practice actively fought against epidemics of plague, cholera and a typhus, worked on creation of vaccines.