Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Michael DeBakey

Dr. Michael DeBakey, 1969

Michael DeBakey was an American general and cardiovascular surgeon, scientist and medical educator who became Chairman of the Department of Surgery, President, and Chancellor of Baylor College of Medicine at the Texas Medical Center in Houston, Texas. His career spanned nearly eight decades. He was born on this day, September 7, in 1908 (d. 2008)