The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1924
Born: 21 May 1860, Semarang, Java, Dutch East Indies (now Indonesia)
Died: 29 September 1927, Leiden, the Netherlands
Affiliation at the time of the award: Leiden University, Leiden, the Netherlands
Prize motivation: "for his discovery of the mechanism of the electrocardiogram"
Field: cardiovascular physiology
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