Aletta Jacobs

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Aletta Jacobs
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Aletta Jacobs
Born Aletta Henriëtte Jacobs
9 February 1854
Sappemeer, Netherlands
Died 10 August 1929(1929-08-10) (aged 75)
Baarn, Netherlands
Nationality Dutch
Known for First Dutch female to complete a university degree (medical doctor)
Influenced Feminism in the Netherlands

Aletta Henriëtte Jacobs (Dutch pronunciation: [aːˈlɛtaː ɦɑ̃ːriˈɛtə ˈjaːkɔps]; 9 February 1854 – 10 August 1929) was the first woman to complete a university course in the Netherlands and the first female physician in that country.

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