Famous people died in 1951

Henrietta Lacks

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

AmericanAugust 1, 19201,196 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, 186998 views

Will Keith Kellogg

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

AmericanApril 7, 1860135 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, 185690 views

Ernest Bevin

Ernest Bevin was a British politician and trade union leader

BritishMarch 9, 1881114 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, 186898 views

Sigmund Romberg

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

AmericanJuly 29, 1887100 views

Charles G. Dawes

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

AmericanAugust 27, 1865117 views

Otto Fritz Meyerhof

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

GermanApril 12, 1884164 views