Leila Denmark

1898 - 2012

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Leila Alice Denmark (née Daughtry; February 1, 1898 – April 1, 2012) was an American pediatrician in Atlanta, Georgia. She was the world's oldest practicing pediatrician until her retirement in May 2001 at the age of 103, after 73 years. She was a supercentenarian, living to the age of 114 years, 60 days. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leila Denmark has received more than 123,573 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Leila Denmark is the 461st most popular physician, the 6,346th most popular biography from United States and the 55th most popular American Physician.

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Among physicians, Leila Denmark ranks 461 out of 509Before her are Thomas Erastus, William Stukeley, Wim Eijk, Astley Cooper, Julieta Lanteri, and Richard Bright. After her are Charles W. Gilmore, Fernando Quiroga Palacios, Wladimir Aïtoff, Akira Endo, Francis Buchanan-Hamilton, and Walter Reed.

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Among people born in 1898, Leila Denmark ranks 192Before her are Jim Fouché, Riichi Yokomitsu, Vasily Lebedev-Kumach, Antonio Urdinarán, Zhu Ziqing, and Eduard Wiiralt. After her are Eero Lehtonen, Reino Ragnar Lehto, Leonard Howell, Erik Abrahamsson, Yun Chi-young, and Fedde Schurer. Among people deceased in 2012, Leila Denmark ranks 278Before her are Roland Moreno, Lennart Samuelsson, Davy Jones, Sergio Livingstone, Hans Nowak, and Elza Ibrahimova. After her are Leon Schlumpf, Carmen Basilio, Hal David, Margaret Osborne duPont, Eugênio Sales, and Paul Kurtz.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Leila Denmark ranks 6,346 out of 15,968Before her are Junior Wells (1934), Michael Rosenbaum (1972), Jonathan Pollard (1954), Fats Navarro (1923), Harold Brown (1927), and Marilyn Ferguson (1938). After her are Galo Plaza (1906), Cassandra Peterson (1951), Hal Blaine (1929), Marla Gibbs (1931), Akebono Tarō (1969), and Ruth Brown (1928).

Among PHYSICIANS In United States

Among physicians born in United States, Leila Denmark ranks 55Before her are Thomas Horsfield (1773), Robert Atkins (1930), Joel Roberts Poinsett (1779), Helen B. Taussig (1898), Barnum Brown (1873), and Benjamin Rush (1745). After her are Charles W. Gilmore (1874), Walter Reed (1851), John Ostrom (1928), Florence R. Sabin (1871), Jill Stein (1950), and Denton Cooley (1920).