F1 was born in Sollana, a small town in the province of Valencia, Spain, in 1906. His father was a local schoolteacher, and his mother came from a family of farmers. As his two older brothers had done before him, Dr. Lopez Ibor decided to pursue a career in medicine R15602CHDCDFAJ. Early in medical school Dr. Lopez Ibor was exposed to the works of Sigmund Freud, which led him to develop a major interest in the field of psychiatry. Upon completion of his medical school education, he pursued postgraduate psychiatric training in Germany and France, where he was greatly influenced by the works of Kurt Goldstein, Kurt Schneider, Oswald Bumke, and Karl Jasper, among others.