Edward Jenner was an English physician and scientist who pioneered the concept of vaccines including creating the smallpox vaccine, the world's first vaccine. T
he terms vaccine and vaccination are derived from Variolae vaccinae, the term devised by Jenner to denote cowpox.
Where was he born....In Berkeley in Gloucestershire, making him one of many famous people profiled in this factual and fascinating book:
It Happened in Gloucestershire by Phyllida Barstow https://bit.ly/3vJs5jj