he was born in france to a poor family
married marie laurent and has 5 children
He began his work as a professor, one of his first jobs was to find scientifc solutions in the common area
many people thought germs were not harmful but Louis proved that germ cause illness
Louis has a small stroke that left him partilly paralyzed, but was still able to experement
Louis accedetally exposed cholara to chickens and they did not get sick and he wanted to know why. he relized that a small exposure had worked against the sickness
his paralysis gotten worsened after his stroke is 1868. Louis's contributions have saved millions
Louis was given the Leeuwenhoek medal which is the highest honor in microbiology.