Henrietta Lacks is born to Eliza and John Randall Pleasant in Roanoke, Virginia.
Henrietta and her two children are moved to Turners Station, which is now in Maryland, because of her husbands work.
Day was the father of her first two children and was Henrietta's first cousin. Being first cousins cause their children to be some what deaf.
Henrietta's doctor, Dr. George Gey, cuts off a piece of Henrietta's Cervix to examine without her consent.
Henrietta dies eight months after she was first admited, at the age of 31.
Henrietta is addmitted to John Hopkins, claming she feels a knot in her stomach
When Henrietta's mother dies, she is given to her grandfather, Tommy Lacks
Lawrence was born when Henrietta was just 14 years old
Henrietta loved her daughter, even though she was different. She would not talk, only making chirping sounds.
Henrietta's third child is named David "Sonny" Jr
Henrietta is forced to admit her daughter, Elsie, into the hospital for the Negro insane, and is devastated.
Her daughter Deborah is born.
Henrietta gives birth to her last child, Joseph, who later changes his name to Zakariyya Bari Abdul Rahman when he converts to Islam