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DeadBorn: 10/17/1930 in Columbus, Ohio, USA
Cause of death: injuries from a fall on an icy sidewalk
Full name: Robert Coleman Atkins
Noted For: doctor; advocated the "Atkins Diet," a low-carbohydrate diet for weight loss, wrote Dr. Atkins' Diet Revolution (1972) and Dr. Atkins' New Diet Revolution (1992).