A Brief Biography of Paul Alexander

Milo
4 min readMar 15, 2024

With his recent passing, I would like to take some time to commemorate this amazing person. And he truly was an amazing person, having spent 70 years of his life living in an iron lung.

Paul Alexander living in an iron lung.
Paul Alexander in his iron lung

Paul Alexander was born January 30, 1946, in Dallas, Texas. At the age of six, during a major outbreak of polio in the early 1950s, he contracted the disease and was paralyzed, only able to move his head, neck, and…

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Milo Denison is a freelance project manager and content writer. His most recent book “How to Manage Your Manager” is out now www.milodenison.com/books