Michael DeBakey


Born: 9/7/1908 in Lake Charles, Louisiana, USA
Died: 7/11/2008
Age: 99
Cause of death: natural causes

Full name: Michael Ellis DeBakey (born Michel Dabaghi)
Noted For: cardiovascular surgeon; a pioneer in coronary artery bypass surgery. Awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom (1969).

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