Huschke, Wilhelm Ernst Christian

PHYSICIAN, COUNCILLOR (GERMANY)
BORN 21 Nov 1760, Buergel, Thüringen - DIED 2 Sep 1828, Weimar, Thüringen
GRAVE LOCATION Weimar, Thüringen: Friedhof vor dem Frauentor (Alter Friedhof) (Eastern wall)

Wilhelm Huscke studied medicine in Jena. He was a pupil of Johann Christian Stark and in 1788 he was promoted. From 1792 he was physician to Grand Duke Karl Fredrich and Grand Duke Karl Alexander in Weimar. He also treated Wieland and Herder. He attented Schiller shortly before Schiller's death in 1805, replacing Dr. Stark. The physician Emil Huschke is his son.

Sources
https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wilhelm_Ernst_Christian_Huschke

Images

The grave of Wilhelm Huschke at the Friedhof vor dem Frauentor, Weimar.
Picture by Androom (01 Aug 2016)

 


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Published: 19 Nov 2017
Last update: 19 Nov 2017