Sir Edward Henry Sieveking 1816 - 1904
- born in:
- Bishopsgate, London
1837 - Sieveking entered the University of Berlin to study anatomy and physiology
1851 - he became assistant physician to the recently founded St Mary's Hospital, Paddington,
1858 - invented the aesthesiometer, for measuring the tactile sensititvity of the skin.
1873 - was made physician-in-ordinary to Queen Victoria
1886 - knighted by Queen Victoria