Robert Ludwig Mond (1867 - 1938)

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Birthplace: Farnworth, Lancashire, England
Death: Died in Paris, France
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About Robert Ludwig Mond

Biographical Summary

Mond, Sir Robert Ludwig. 09/09/1867-22/10/1938. Ref: 1871. Male.

  • Titles and British Honours: Knight(1932).
  • Place of Birth: Farnworth, Near Widnes, Lancashire.
  • Place of Death: Paris, France.
  • Place of interment: Ashes at Belle Isle en Terre,Brittany, France.
  • Profession: Industrial Chemist, Archaeologist.
  • Appointments Held: Director 1897, Brunner, Mond & Co, Director later Chairman, Mond Nickel Co.
  • Schools and Tutors: Cheltenham College, Gloucestershire.
  • Undergraduate Studies: BA (Cantab.), Zurich, Edinburgh & Glasgow Universities.
  • Postgraduate Studies: LL.D(Hon Liverpool, Toronto).
  • Marital Status: Married 1st (1898) Helen Edith Levis d.1905, 2nd (1922) Marie Louise Le Manach (Mrs Simon Guggenheim).
  • Mother: Frida Loewenthal.
  • Father: Ludwig Mond, FRS 1839-1909.
  • References: DNB 1931-1940,1949, 622-3; Obituary Notices of Fellows of The Royal Society,2, 627-32 signed J.F.Thorpe (Portrait); Proc Roy Soc Edinb, 59, 1938-39, 273-5; Who Was Who 3.
  • Memberships: FRS(1938), FSA, Faraday Society(President 1930-2), Societe de Chimie Industrielle.
  • Date of Election: 02/06/1890.
  • Proposers: Alexander Crum Brown, Sir W Thomson (Lord Kelvin), Sir G Sims Woodhead, A Peebles Aitken (Billet 5/5, 19/5/1890).
  • Fellow Type: OF.

SOURCE: Waterston, Charles D; Macmillan Shearer, A (July 2006). Biographical index of former fellows of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 1783-2002: Biographical Index. II. Edinburgh: The Royal Society of Edinburgh. ISBN 978-0-902198-84-5. page 660

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Sir Robert Mond's Timeline

1867
September 9, 1867
Farnworth, Lancashire, England
1899
August 26, 1899
Age 31
1901
March 24, 1901
Age 33
1938
October 22, 1938
Age 71
Paris, France
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Brittany, France