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Kings College, London

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Kings College, London

According to Kings College London, the Duke of Wellington fought to establish the college in 1829, and if you think they mean it figuratively, you’re wrong. Apparently the Duke, who was also the Prime Minister of England at the time, actually fought a duel in defense of the college.

King’s College London celebrated its 175th anniversary in 2004, and there was a great deal to celebrate. Here are a few of the accomplishments possible because of Kings College attendees:

.      Florence Nightingale helped to establish antiseptic practices in the health care profession.

.      Charles Wheatstone developed wireless telegraphy.

.      Charles Lister established antiseptic surgical practices.

.      Nobel Prize Winner, James Black developed beta-blocker and anti-ulcer medicine.

.      Rosalind Franklin and Maurice Wilkins work led to the discovery of the structure of DNA.

 

Today Kings College, London is one of the oldest and largest colleges of the University of London with almost 14,000 undergraduate students, and more than 5300 postgraduate students covering 9 schools of study.

 

 

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APA style
Kings College, London. (2013, October 13). In Inside The Da Vinci Code. Retrieved 20:54, October 22, 2018, from http://www.insidethedavincicode.com/kings-college-london/
MLA style
classbrain, “Kings College, London.” Inside The Da Vinci Code. 13 October 2013, 04:34 UTC. . 22 Oct 2018 <http://www.insidethedavincicode.com/kings-college-london/>.
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classbrain, 'Kings College, London', Inside The Da Vinci Code, 13 October 2013, 04:34 UTC, <http://www.insidethedavincicode.com/kings-college-london/> [accessed 22 October 2018]
The Chicago Manual of Style
classbrain, “Kings College, London.” Inside The Da Vinci Code, http://www.insidethedavincicode.com/kings-college-london/ [accessed October 22, 2018].
CBE/CSE style
classbrain, Kings College, London [Internet]. Inside The Da Vinci Code; 2013 October 13, 04:34 UTC [cited 2018 Oct 22]. Available from: http://www.insidethedavincicode.com/kings-college-london/.
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Kings College, London, http://www.insidethedavincicode.com/kings-college-london/ (last visited Oct. 22, 2018).
AMA style
classbrain, Kings College, London. Inside The Da Vinci Code. October 13, 2013, 04:34 UTC. Available at: http://www.insidethedavincicode.com/kings-college-london/. Accessed October 22, 2018.

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