Louis Pasteur was a very famous person. He was born in Dole, France on December 27, 1822. He was the third child in his family. Did you know that he was an average student when he was in school? He liked to draw, fish and paint.
Did you know that Louis never shook hands with anyone because he did not want to get germs?
He invented the word vaccinations after he invented a vaccine to prevent rabies in animals and people. He used his vaccine to save the life of a little boy. Louis made milk safe to drink. This process is called pasteurization.
Louis Pasteur was a great man of science. He died on September 28, 1895.
~Written by Allison