Francis Campbell (1847 - 1889)

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Beechworth, Australia

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Beechworth, Australia

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Family

Father: Nicholas Campbell
Mother: Bridget Campbell

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1847 - In the year that Francis Campbell was born, on May 7th, In Philadelphia, an association of physicians and medical students was founded - the American Medical Association or AMA. The association, the first of its kind, wanted to create uniform standards for medical training, education, and practices.

1852 - Francis was just 5 years old when on February 11th, the first women's public toilet was opened in London. Paris had public toilets much sooner and Berlin had opened one in 1820.

1858 - When he was just 11 years old, on May 11th, Minnesota became the 32nd U.S. state. It was previously the eastern half of the Minnesota Territory.

1878 - He was 31 years old when on June 15th, photographer Eadweard Muybridge - at the request of Leland Stanford - produced the first sequence of stop-motion still photographs. Stanford contended that a galloping horse had all four feet off the ground. Only photos of a horse at a gallop would settle the question and, using 12 cameras and a series of photos, Muybridge settled the question: Stanford was right. Muybridge's use of several cameras and stills led to motion pictures.

1889 - In the year of Francis Campbell's passing, on February 22nd, President Cleveland signed a bill allowing North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana and Washington to become states. North and South Dakota became the 39th and 40th states on November 2nd, Montana became the 41st state on November 8th, and Washington became the 42nd state on November 11th.

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Francis Campbell died in 1889 in Beechworth, Australia at age 42. There is no known cause of death for Francis. He was born in 1847. He was born to Nicholas Campbell and Bridget Campbell, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.

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