Wardell Pomeroy

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Birthday
6, 1913
Birthplace
Michigan
Death Date
Sep 6, 2001 (87)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
6, 1913
Birthplace
Michigan
Death Date
Sep 6, 2001 (87)

About

Colleague of Alfred Kinsey who helped him conduct his influential sex research and co-authored with him his landmark books: Sexual Behavior in the Human Male in 1948 and Sexual Behavior in the Human Female in 1953.

Before Fame

A clinical psychologist by training, he conducted nearly half of the 18,000 interviews that formed the basis of Kinsey's two-volume work 'Sexual Behavior in the Human Male' and 'Sexual Behavior in the Human Female.'

Trivia

After Kinsey's death, he published a biography of the doctor that attributed his success in research to his ability to get people to open up.

Family Life

He had two sons and a daughter with his wife of 64 years, Martha Sindling.

Associated With

Chris O'Donnell portrayed him in the 2004 biopic, Kinsey.

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