John Bland-Sutton

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Sir John Bland-Sutton

Sir John Bland-Sutton, 1st Baronet (21 April 1855 – 20 December 1936), was a British physician.[1][2]

Knighted in 1912,[3] Bland-Sutton was President of the Royal Society of Medicine between 1920 and 1922 and of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1923. In 1925 he was created a Baronet, of Middlesex Hospital in the County of London.[4] He died in December 1936 when the title became extinct.

Selected works[edit]

"A Great Surgeon"
Bland-Sutton as caricatured by ELF in Vanity Fair, February 1910

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bland-Sutton, John". Who's Who 59: p. 169. 1907. 
  2. ^ Bett, W. R. (1956). Sir John Bland-Sutton, 1855–1936. Edinburgh: E. & S. Livingstone. 
  3. ^ "The Late Sir John Bland-Sutton, Bart". Can Med Assoc J 36 (3): 295. March 1937. PMC 1562065. PMID 20320574. 
  4. ^ The London Gazette: no. 33063. p. 4449. 3 July 1925.
  5. ^ "Review: The Story of a Surgeon by Sir John Bland-Sutton". The Spectator. 16 May 1930. p. 32. 
Baronetage of the United Kingdom
New creation Baronet
(of Middlesex Hospital)
1925–1936
Extinct