25 MILLIONTH VACCINATION

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Date

1968

Description

Ghana’s Regional Chieftain Mampong Akwapim, Timi of Ede, with Surgeon Gen. William Stewart.
This was a celebration in Ghana honoring a child from that region, Rebecca Ansah Asamoah, having been the world’s 25 millionth smallpox vaccinee.

Citation

“25 MILLIONTH VACCINATION,” The Global Health Chronicles, accessed April 26, 2017, https://globalhealthchronicles.org/items/show/3375.