German biochemistDied when: 94 years 231 days (1135 months)
Star Sign: Libra
Johanna Budwig (30 September 1908 – 19 May 2003) was a German biochemist and author.Budwig was a pharmacist and held doctorate degrees in physics and chemistry.
Based on her research on fatty acids she developed a diet that she believed was useful in the treatment of cancer.
There is no evidence that this or other "anti-cancer" diets are effective, and the Budwig diet may be actively harmful.