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William Harvey

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William Harvey

William Harvey was born on April 1st, 1578. He was born and raised in Folkestone, United Kingdom. William Harvey discovered the circulation of the blood throughout the body. His discovery impacted us by, letting us know how the blood flows through our body.
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Life Time Story

William Harvey discovered that the circuit begins at the heat and then travels back to the heart. When William was a young child he was born into a wealthy family. His father which name is Thomas Harvey was a business man who later on became a mayor in Folkestone. His mother which name is Joane Hawke that was a stay home mom gave birth do 9 children and Wlliam was the oldest. When William turned 10 he attended to King's Grammar School in Canterbury.
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Why is it timportant to us?

William Harvey discovery is important to because he told us that blood flows from the heart and back to the heart and that blood moving through the blood by your lungs is not how blood flows. Also his findings provide a logical reasoning as to why we are able to function.
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