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Doctor Robert Knox

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Scottish doctor Robert Knox (1791 - 1862) who purchased cadavers for dissection from murderers William Burke and William Hare in Edinburgh, circa 1830. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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Scottish doctor Robert Knox (1791 - 1862) who purchased cadavers for dissection from murderers William Burke and William Hare in Edinburgh, circa 1830. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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January 01, 1830
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