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Disease

Jenner discovers smallpox vaccination

1796

Smallpox vaccination compulsory

1853

Surgery

Simpson discovers that chloroform can send patients to sleep

1847

Public Health

Cholera Epidemics

1832

Chadwick's report on Public Health

1842

First Public Health Act

1848

Cholera Epidemic: John Snow discovers that the disease is spread

1854