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Chevalier Jackson

American pioneer in laryngology

Died when: 92 years 285 days (1113 months)
Star Sign: Scorpio

Chevalier Quixote Jackson (November 4, 1865 – August 16, 1958) was an American pioneer in laryngology.He is sometimes known as the "father of endoscopy", although Philipp Bozzini (1773–1809) is also often given this sobriquet.

Chevalier Q.Jackson extracted over 2000 swallowed foreign bodies from patients.The collection is currently on display at the Mütter Museum in Philadelphia.


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