William Pollack

 

 

 

Age: 87

 

Summary: pioneering medical researcher who had helped to develop a vaccine in the 1960's that virtually eradicated Rh disease, which was once responsible for 10,000 infant deaths a year in the U.S.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from diabetes and heart disease

 

Born: February 26, 1926

 

Died: November 3, 2013

 

Location: Yorba Linda, California