History Click is a San Diego based website for finding entertaining and rare history knowledge. We strive to maintain a truthful unbiased collection of historical knowledge and curated articles. History Click goes down into the depths of our recorded history to celebrate our past and uncover new ways of looking at our history. We will take a logical and non-biased approach to publishing our history content. History Click is also available in newsletter format every morning through the This Day in History email giving our subscribers the best way to relive history.
On This Day
January 23, 1870
Elizabeth Blackwell was the first woman to graduate from medical school in the United States. She became a leading public health activist during her lifetime. She created a medical school for women in the late 1860s, eventually returning to England and setting up private practice. Blackwell died on May 31, 1910, in Hastings.
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