Adams, Sir William

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Sir William, English surgeon, 1760-1829.
Adams operation
Adams saw
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Birthdays: Diplomat Sir William Adams, 66; academic Dr Gerald Aylmer, 72; King Carl XVI Gustav of Sweden, 52; American actress Jill Clayburgh, 54; actor Leslie Grantham, 52; American pop singer Bobby Vee, 55,
On 15 March 1816 he emerged, as he put it himself in a letter home, from his dungeon, and prepared to leave for London where, it was hoped, he would have the care and advice of Sir William Adams and Sir Astley Cooper, the most eminent eye specialists of that time.