The Google doodle today is in the memory of René Laennec. The doodle shows a doctor with a stethoscope. The small instrument is probably the most specific and recognized instrument of a doctor and in medical sciences. Today is the 235th Birthday of the inventor of stethoscope. René Laennec. Rene was a French physician who invented the stethoscope in the year 1816, at this time he was working at Hospital Necker.
The idea of this invention came to him when he thought that placing his head on a women’s chest to hear her heartbeat was inappropriate.
He died at the age of 45 in France.