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What did Fred Hollows Do to be famous?

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2008-10-28 13:34:50

Frederick (Fred) Cossom Hollows, AC (April 9, 1929 Dunedin New

Zealand -February 10, 1993 New South Wales Australia) was an

ophthalmologist who became known for his work in restoring eyesight

for countless thousands of people in Australia and many other

countries. It has been estimated that more than one million people

in the world can see today because of initiatives instigated by

Hollows, the most notable example being The Fred Hollows

Foundation.


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