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Sacks, Oliver, 1933-2015


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  • Fuller Name

    • Oliver Wolf
  • Variants

    • Sacks, Oliver W. (Oliver Wolf), 1933-2015
    • Sacks, Oliver W.
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1933-07-09
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2015-08-30
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 2012
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Aug. 31, 2015
        • Organization: (naf) New York University. School of Medicine
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 2007
        • Affiliation End: 2012
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Aug. 31, 2015
        • Organization: Columbia University
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1966
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Aug. 31, 2015
        • Organization: (naf) Beth Abraham Hospital
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1965
        • Affiliation End: 2007
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Aug. 31, 2015
        • Organization: (naf) Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    • Birth Place

        (naf) London (England)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Great Britain
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Sacks, Oliver W.
  • Sources

    • found: His Migraine: the evolution of a common disorder, 1970:t.p. (Oliver W. Sacks)
    • found: His A leg to stand on, c1984:t.p. (Oliver Sacks)
    • found: His A leg to stand on, 1988, c1984:CIP t.p. (author, The man who mistook his wife for a hat) book t.p. (Oliver Sacks)
    • found: Hallucinations, 2012:t.p. verso (Oliver Sacks, M.D.) p. 3 of jkt. (professor of neurology at the NYU School of Medicine)
    • found: 678 field information, Aug. 31, 2015(b. 1933; B.M., B.Ch.; instructor in neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, N.Y. and consultant neurologist, Beth Abraham Hospital, N.Y.)
    • found: LC database, Aug. 31, 2015(heading: Sacks, Oliver W.; usage: Oliver Sacks [predominant form], Oliver W. Sacks)
    • found: New York times WWW site, viewed Aug. 31, 2015(in obituary published Aug. 30: Oliver Sacks; b. Oliver Wolf Sacks, July 9, 1933, London; moved to America in the early 1960s ("In 1961, I declared my intention to become a United States citizen, which may have been a genuine intention, but I never got round to it," he told The guardian in 2005); moved to New York in 1965; d. Sunday [Aug. 30, 2015], Manhattan, aged 82; neurologist and acclaimed author who explored some of the brain's strangest pathways in best-selling case histories like The man who mistook his wife for a hat, using his patients' disorders as starting points for eloquent meditations on consciousness and the human condition)
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-05-22: new
    • 2018-05-31: revised
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