Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Camper, Peter, physician, was born in 1722 at Leyden, where he studied. He became professor of medicine successively at Franeker, Amsterdam, and Groningen. He rendered valuable services to anatomy, medical jurisprudence, obstetrics, and surgery, and was a skilful drawer and sculptor. He also made a special study of the facial angle.