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Herman B. Wells
Birth: Jun. 7, 1902
Boone County
Indiana, USA
Death: Mar. 18, 2000
Bloomington
Monroe County
Indiana, USA

Renowned educator and civic official. Wells was affiliated with Indiana University for a period,from his enrollment as a student until his death, that spanned eight decades. Wells served as the university's acting president from 1937-38, president from 1938-62, and interim president for a few months during 1968. From 1962 until his death, he served as the university's chancellor. Wells helped transform Indiana University into an internationally recognized center for research and scholarship, and helped integrate Big Ten athletics. (bio by: Warrick L. Barrett) 

Cause of death: heart disease
 
Burial:
Jamestown IOOF Cemetery
Jamestown (Boone County)
Boone County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jun 04, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 22644
Herman B. Wells
Added by: Warrick L. Barrett
 
Herman B. Wells
Added by: Warrick L. Barrett
 
Herman B. Wells
Added by: Warrick L. Barrett
 
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Since the HOOSIERS are currently ranked #1 in the Nation, thought it fitting to send a basketball since you were a very important part of the Big Ten Athletics for Indiana University.. Rest in Peace President Wells!
- Elaine Geren Wilkerson
 Added: Feb. 22, 2013

- Richard Blunk
 Added: Oct. 19, 2011

- lisa greenman
 Added: Mar. 18, 2011
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