Summary: mother of the world's first "test-tube baby" Louise Brown whose daughter's birth on July 25, 1978 became an instant global sensation and a turning point in the treatment of infertility that offered hope to millions of couples who had been unable to have children, in which more than four million babies worldwide have been born through in vitro fertilization since then.
Cause of Death: Complications from a gallbladder infection
Born: circa 1948
Died: June 6, 2012
Location: Bristol, England