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Phineas Gage

AKA Phineas P. Gage

Born: 9-Jul-1823
Birthplace: Grafton County, NH
Died: 21-May-1860
Location of death: San Francisco, CA
Cause of death: Epileptic Seizure
Remains: Buried, Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, CA [1]

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Oddity

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Lost a significant chunk of his prefrontal lobe

[1] Skull is on display at the Warren Anatomical Museum, Harvard Medical School.

Father: Jesse Eaton Gage
Mother: Hannah Trussell Swetland

    Brain Injury 13-Sep-1848
    Brain Seizure multiple (1860)
    Exhumed Lone Mountain Cemetery, San Francisco, CA (1867)
    Missing Eye left

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