Christian Friedrich Samuel Hahnemann, a German physician took his M.D. degree from Erlangen University in 1779 and the subject of thesis was “A consideration of the etiology and therapeutics of spasmodic affections”. Dr. Hahnemann began his medical practice in Hettstedt, in the district of Mansfeld, Germany.
Hahnemann dissatisfied about the methods of practice and devoted himself in translating medical books
from other languages to German apart from medical practice. Dr. Hahnemann was master of few languages (Greek, Latin, English, Italian, Hebrew, Syriac, Arabic, Spanish, and German etc.)