- Frederick C(hapman),1916–2003, U.S. physician: Nobel prize 1954.
- Jerome,1918–1998, U.S. dancer and choreographer.
- Jerome . 1918–98, US ballet dancer and choreographer. He choreographed the musicals The King and I (1951) and West Side Story (1957)
- American microbiologist. He shared a 1954 Nobel Prize for work on the cultivation of the polio virus.