As per our current Database, Virginia Apgar has been died on Aug 7, 1974 (age 65).
When Virginia Apgar die, Virginia Apgar was 65 years old.
|Popular As||Virginia Apgar|
|Age||65 years old|
|Born||June 7, 1909 (Westfield, NJ)|
Virginia Apgar’s zodiac sign is Gemini. According to astrologers, Gemini is expressive and quick-witted, it represents two different personalities in one and you will never be sure which one you will face. They are sociable, communicative and ready for fun, with a tendency to suddenly get serious, thoughtful and restless. They are fascinated with the world itself, extremely curious, with a constant feeling that there is not enough time to experience everything they want to see.
Virginia Apgar was born in the Year of the Rooster. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rooster are practical, resourceful, observant, analytical, straightforward, trusting, honest, perfectionists, neat and conservative. Compatible with Ox or Snake.
Columbia University's first full female medical professor who devised the Apgar Score System to determine the health of newborns.
After finishing her studies, she applied for a surgery post at Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons despite a long record of other women who failed to make it in the field.
Her test became the standard for hospitals all over the world.
One of her brothers died early from tuberculosis, and another suffered from a chronic childhood illness.
Actress Morgan Brittany was a big supporter of the March of Dimes foundation, working with them to improve the lives of mothers and babies.