Stuff You Missed in History Class


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Edward Jenner, Father of Vaccines

November 20th, 2013

Episode 604 of 935 episodes

Smallpox has been around longer than recorded history. It killed royalty, shifted the tides of battles, and was so terrifying that many religions have gods, saints and martyrs associated with it. And Edward Jenner gets the credit for changing all that.