« Sugary Beverages Could Increase Female Cardiovascular Risks | Main | Could Health Care Cuts Curtail Fastest Growing Jobs Sector? »

Evelyn Lauder, Creator of Pink Breast Cancer Ribbon, Dies at 75

Photodisc/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Evelyn Lauder, Estee’s daughter-in-law, passed away in Manhattan from ovarian cancer on Saturday. She was 75.

Lauder is credited with the creation of the pink ribbon campaign for breast cancer awareness and has raised funds to establish the Evelyn H. Lauder Breast Cancer Center at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.

Lauder also worked for the family business at Estee Lauder’s Fifth Avenue headquarters.
Copyright 2011 ABC News Radio

References (1)

References allow you to track sources for this article, as well as articles that were written in response to this article.
  • Response
    UGG Boots made quite well recognized for getting the makers of higher good quality footwear

Reader Comments

There are no comments for this journal entry. To create a new comment, use the form below.

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.

My response is on my own website »
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>

ABC News Radio