Wilhelm Bombast von Hohenheim

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Wilhelm Bombast von Hohenheim

Also Known As: "Wilhelm Bombast de Riett"
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Husband of Frau von Hohenheim
Father of Paracelsus

Occupation: Chemist & physician
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About Wilhelm Bombast von Hohenheim

The father of Paracelsus was a doctor, and the bastard son of a German nobleman: having intelligence and education but no endowment. Although he was brought up in poverty in the countryside of Switzerland, Paracelsus was exposed from an early age to the erudition, and to the library, of his father.



illegitimate member of the old and noble Bombast family of Swabia

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November 11, 1493
Einsiedeln, Einsiedeln, Canton of Schwyz, Switzerland