20th Century Dentists

Lilian Lindsay

Lilian Lindsay

Name:  Lilian Lindsay Dates: July 24, 1871 – 31 January 31, 1960 Nationality:  British Career: Dentist, Dental Historian, Librarian, and Author Note: She was the first female president of the British Dental Association. Articles: Kay, Liz. “Lilian Lindsay’s Crusade Goes On,” British Dental Journal, September 13, 2013, Vol. 215, No. 199, p.199. doi:10.1038/sj.bdj.2013.835 “The Mother of Dentistry,” The Dentist […]

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Fatima Jinnah

Fatima Jinnah

Name:  Fatima Jinnah Known as: Mafar-e-Millat Dates: July 30, 1893 – July 9, 1967 Nationality:  Pakistani Degree from: University of Calcutta in 1923 Career: Dental Surgeon, Biographer, and Stateswoman Note: She advocate for women’s emancipation in Islamic society. She also ran for president in the 1965 election as the candidate of the opposition to the totalitarian military regime. Books: Boles, Janet K., and […]

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Bessie Raiche

Bessie Raiche

Name:  Bessie Raiche Full Name: Bessica Medlar Raiche Dates: April 1875 –April 11, 1932 Nationality:  American Career: Dentist, Businesswoman, and Physician Note:  She is credited with being the first American woman to solo an airplane. Books: Lebow, Eileen F. 2002. Before Amelia: Women Pilots in the Early Days of Aviation. Washington, D.C.: Brassey’s, Inc. Websites Aldrich, Nancy (aviation writer). “Bessica Medlar Raiche,” […]

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Gillette Hayden

Gillette Hayden

Books: University of Michigan. 1927. University of Michigan Official Publication, Vol. 55. Ann Arbor: The University. Websites: Gillette Hayden – Ohio History Central Gillette Hayden – The Ohio State University: University Libraries Gillette Hayden – Wikipedia      

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