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Biographical entry Modi, Shapurji Hormasji (1875? - 1953)

MRCS 11 November 1897; FRCS 27 July 1899; LRCP 1987.

Bombay, India
17 October 1953
Bombay, India
General surgeon


Born in the Parsee community in Bombay, he was educated at Grant Medical College, and came to England for further study at St Bartholomew's and King's College Hospitals. After taking the Fellowship in 1899, he returned to Bombay where he practised throughout his life. He lived at one time at Wellesley House, Cooperage, Fort, Bombay, and latterly at Hormus House, New Worli, Bombay, where he died on 17 October 1953.

Sources used to compile this entry: [Information from Mrs Modi].

The Royal College of Surgeons of England Library