Famous people died in 1951

Henrietta Lacks

Henrietta Lacks

Henrietta Lacks was a woman whose cancer cells were used as the source of HeLa cell line

AmericanAugust 1, 19201,212 views

Liaquat Ali Khan

Liaquat Ali Khan was the first Prime Minister of Pakistan

Andre Gide

Andre Gide was a famous French author and a won Nobel Laureate

FrenchNovember 22, 1869101 views

Will Keith Kellogg

Will Keith Kellogg was an American industrialist best known as the founder of the Kellogg Company

AmericanApril 7, 1860150 views

Philippe Pétain

Philippe Pétain was a French general who was declared a national hero in World War I but was later discredited and sentenced to death.

FrenchApril 24, 185698 views

Ernest Bevin

Ernest Bevin was a British politician and trade union leader

BritishMarch 9, 1881116 views

Arnold Sommerfeld

Arnold Sommerfeld was a theoretical physicist, who established the azimuthal and spin quantum numbers, and mathematical proof of X-ray wave theory

GermanDecember 5, 1868102 views

Sigmund Romberg

Sigmund Romberg was an Austro-Hungarian composer best known for his musicals and operettas

AmericanJuly 29, 1887112 views

Charles G. Dawes

Charles Dawes was the 30th Vice President of the United States

AmericanAugust 27, 1865120 views

Otto Fritz Meyerhof

Otto Fritz Meyerhof was a German physician and biochemist who won the 1922 Nobel Prize in Medicine

GermanApril 12, 1884176 views