American biologist who was an influential researcher in steroidal hormones.
Gregory Goodwin Pincus went on to develop hormonal birth control, which was instrumental in ushering in the sexual revolution.
Following a meeting with the founder of Planned Parenthood, Margaret Sanger, Pincus was able to secure a grant for his research into hormonal birth control.
Gregory Goodwin Pincus – Wikipedia
“Gregory Goodwin Pincus (1903-1967)” – The Embryo Project at Arizona State University (2008)
“Gregory Pincus (1903-1967)” – PBS