Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Pincuses in:
 • Mountain View Cemetery
 • Shrewsbury
 • Worcester County
 • Massachusetts
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Advertisement
Gregory Pincus
Birth: Apr. 9, 1903
Woodbine
Cape May County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Aug. 22, 1967
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA

Scientist. In 1956 Pincus co-developed the female oral contraceptive, known as the "pill." In 1960 Pincus began marketing the contraceptive in 1960. In 1954 he co-founded the Worcester Foundation for Experimental Biology in Shrewsbury, Massuchusetts. 
 
Burial:
Mountain View Cemetery
Shrewsbury
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Oct 01, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6814316
Gregory Pincus
Added by: The Shadow
 
Gregory Pincus
Added by: Spiderlily
 
Gregory Pincus
Added by: Spiderlily
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- LawBaby
 Added: Apr. 9, 2016
Thank you.
- Ellyn
 Added: Oct. 22, 2014

- Marie
 Added: Aug. 22, 2014
There are 41 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (3.8 after 23 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service