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Broca, Paul, was born in the department of Gironde, France, in 1824, and educated as a surgeon at Paris, where he became professor of pathology. He was an eminent practitioner, and wrote many works on professional subjects. His fame rests principally on his anthropological investigations. He was the founder of the Anthropological Society and Review, and the chief of French evolutionists. He died in 1880.