Benjamin Spock

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United States pediatrician whose many books on child care influenced the upbringing of children around the world (1903-1998)


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8 Hippocrates; 9 The Aran Islands; 10 Dr Benjamin Spock.
They include Dr Benjamin Spock, author of the international best-seller on baby and child care and Scots doctor Ian Jackson.
Will Greenwood, rugby international; Mo Mowlam, politician; Sir Steven Redgrave, Olympic oarsman; Mikhail Gorbachev, former President of the Soviet Union; Terry Waite, humanitarian and author; Glenda Jackson, actress and politician; Sir David Attenborough, broadcaster and writer; Dr Benjamin Spock, paediatrician; Charlie Chaplin, comedy actor, writer and director; Rudyard Kipling, writer and poet; William Wordsworth, poet.
Another member of the crew was Dr Benjamin Spock, who wrote the best-seller about child rearing.
Child care expert Dr Benjamin Spock, whose advice helped millions of parents, has died.
BABYCARE expert Dr Benjamin Spock, who influenced the way two generations of kids were brought up, has died penniless aged 94.
Addressing a rally in Washington, Dr Benjamin Spock, the child care expert, said the war was a 'total abomination' that was crippling America and must be stopped.