Eugenie Clark (born May 4, 1922), sometimes referred to as The Shark Lady, is an American ichthyologist known for her research on poisonous fish of the tropical seas and on the behavior of sharks. She is a pioneer in the field of scuba-diving for research purposes.
Clark was born and raised in New York City by her mother, Yumico, who was of Japanese descent; her American father, Charles... more »
Click here to add this poet to your My Favorite Poets.
Quotationsmore quotations »
''It seems as though women keep growing. Eventually they can have little or nothing in common with the men they chose long ago.''Eugenie Clark (b. 1922), U.S. marine biologist, author. quoted in Ms. (New York, Aug. 1979).