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Dr Maurice R. Hilleman
Birth: Aug. 30, 1919
Miles City
Custer County
Montana, USA
Death: Apr. 11, 2005
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Microbiologist. Dr. Hilleman pioneered the development of numerous vaccinations chicken pox, pneumonia, meningitis including (MMR) measles, mumps, rubella, varicella, Marek's Disease, and hepatitis A, both plasma-derived and recombinant hepatitis B. His measles vaccine alone is estimated to prevent 1 million deaths worldwide every year. He has been awarded a Special Lifetime Achievement Award given by the World Health Organization, The Alumni Medal for Lifetime Accomplishment from the University of Chicago, and a special award for Achievement and Legacy by the CDC Foundation. (bio by: Navy Doc) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Gustav Frederick Hilleman (1883 - 1955)
  Anna Uelsmann Hillemann (1885 - 1919)
 
 Spouse:
  Thelma Lucille Mason Hilleman (1919 - 1962)*
 
 Siblings:
  Walter F Hilleman (1907 - 1926)*
  Elsie Hillemann Larson (1909 - 1995)*
  Howard Herbert Martin Hillemann (1910 - 1985)*
  Victor Emil Paul Hilleman (1911 - 2014)*
  Harold Adolph Andrew Hillemann (1913 - 1994)*
  Richard Henry Hillemann (1915 - 1999)*
  Norman Alfred Hillemann (1917 - 2014)*
  Maurice R. Hilleman (1919 - 2005)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
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Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Navy Doc
Record added: Apr 14, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10783657
Dr Maurice R. Hilleman
Added by: Navy Doc
 
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