Lives of the fellows

John Hollings

b.? d.10 May 1739
MB Cantab(1705) MD(1710) FRCP(1726) FRS

John Hollings, M.D., was born in Shropshire, and educated at Magdalen college, Cambridge, as a member of which he proceeded M.B. 1705, M.D. 1710. He was admitted a Candidate of the College of Physicians 25th June, 1725, and a Fellow 25th June, 1726. Dr. Hollings was a fellow of the Royal Society, physician-general to the army, and physician in ordinary to the king. He died 10th May, 1739, leaving the character of an able classical scholar, and a most accomplished man. His only publication was the Harveian oration for 1734, entitled "Status Humanæ Naturæ expositus in Oratione coram Medicis Londinensibus habitâ." 4to. Lond. 1734.

William Munk

(Volume II, page 94)

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