Henry Heimlich, Creator of Life-Saving Maneuver for Choking Victims, Dies at 96 — TIME

(CINCINNATI) — The surgeon who created the life-saving Heimlich maneuver for choking victims died early Saturday in Cincinnati. Dr. Henry Heimlich was 96. His son, Phil, said he died at Christ Hospital after suffering a heart attack earlier in the week. “My father was a great man who saved many lives,” said Heimlich, an attorney…

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