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Henry Baker (1698 - 1774)

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Major-General John Armstrong (1674 - 1742)

Served with distinction under Marlborough at Blenheim, 1704. Founded the Royal Arsenal at Woolwich, 1716. When he died was Surveyor-General of the Ordnance, Quartermaster-General of the Forces, and L...

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Sir Samuel W. Baker (1821 - 1893)

English explorer who, with John Hanning Speke, helped to locate the sources of the Nile River. was a British explorer, officer, naturalist, big game hunter, engineer, writer and abolitionist. He ...

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Joseph Windham (1739 - 1810)

" Windham, Joseph ", Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900, Volume 62

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William Windham (c.1706 - 1789)

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Detlev Wulf Bronk (1897 - 1975)

Detlev Wulf Bronk (August 13, 1897 – November 17, 1975) was President of Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland from 1949 to 1953 and President of the National Academy of Sciences fro...

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Benjamin Hoadly (1706 - 1757)

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George Heathcote (1700 - 1768)

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Henry Heathcote (b. - 1727)

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Sir Gilbert Heathcote, 1st Baronet MP (1653 - 1733)

Family and Education b. 2 Jan. 1652, 1st s. of Gilbert Heathcote of Chesterfield, Derbys. by Anne, da. of George Dickons of Chesterfield. m. 30 May 1682, Hester, da. and h. of Christopher Rayner, Lon...

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William Sloane (1696 - 1767)

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Francis Annesley (1663 - 1750)

" ANNESLEY, Francis (1663-1750), of Castlewellan, co. Down and Thorganby, Yorks. ", he History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970

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John Anderson (1726 - 1796)

Founded Anderson's Institution in Glagow (now the University of Strathclyde) More information at . Also at and . There is a memorial stone to John Anderson (and his grandfather John) on the east ...

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Thomas Anson (1695 - 1773)

He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Lichfield. He lived at Shugborough, Staffordshire, England " ANSON, Thomas (?1695-1773), of Shugborough Hall, Staffs. ", The History of Parliam...

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George Stevens Byng, 2nd Earl Of Strafford (1806 - 1886)

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Lord James Cavendish (1681 - 1751)

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Lord Charles Cavendish, FRS (1704 - 1783)

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Admiral Lord Amelius Beauclerk (1771 - 1846)

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Richard Hume Adrian, 2nd Baron Adrian (1927 - 1995)

Richard Hume Adrian, 2nd Baron Adrian FRS (16 October 1927 – 4 April 1995) was a British physiologist. Adrian was born in Cambridge in 1927, the only son of Edgar Adrian and his wife Hester Pi...

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Robert John Smith, later Carrington, 2nd Baron Carrington (1796 - 1868)

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George Charles Agar (1780 - 1856)

Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the British Empire . London : Harrison 1869. page 832

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John Adair (c.1647 - 1718)

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Charles II of England MP (1630 - 1685)

a short summary from Wikipedia : Charles II King of Scotland Reign: 30 January 1649 – 3 September 1651 Coronation: 1 January 1651 Predecessor: Charles I Successor Military government...

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John Farr Abbot (1756 - 1794)

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Lord Frederick Campbell (1729 - 1816)

Frederick Campbell was a politician who was born in 1729, educated at Westminster School and Christ Church, Oxford, and was called to the bar in 1754. Elected to parliament in 1761, his early support f...

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George Douglas (c.1657 - 1693)

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Prince Edward, Duke of York (1739 - 1767)

Prince Edward, Duke of York (Edward Augustus; 25 March 1739 – 17 September 1767), was the younger brother of George III of the United Kingdom, the second son of Frederick, Prince of Wales and ...

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Edward VII, King of the United Kingdom MP (1841 - 1910)

Titles: Duke of Rothesay on 9 November 1841 Duke of Cornwall on 9 November 1841. 1st Earl of Chester [U.K.] on 8 December 1841.3 HRH Prince of Wales [U.K.] on 8 December 1841. 1st Earl of D...

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George IV MP (1762 - 1830)

Golden Fleece - Knights: Austrian Branch George Augustus Frederick Prince of United Kingdom und Hannover 1st Earl of Carrick on 12 August 1762. 1st Baron Renfrew on 12 August 1762. 1st Lord o...

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George I, King of Great Britain and Ireland MP (1660 - 1727)

George Ludwig of Brunswik-Lüneburg By the Grace of God, of Great Britain, France and Ireland, King, Defender of the Faith, Prince-Elector of Hanover, Duke of Brunswick Links: The Peera...

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Willem IV van Oranje-Nassau, erfstadhouder van de Republiek der Verenigde Provinciën MP (1711 - 1751)

Links: The Peerage Geneall Prince of Orange, Prince of Orange-Nassau, Baron of Breda 1711–1751 Predecessor: Johan Willem Successor: Willem V

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Hugh Willoughby, 15th Baron Willoughby of Parham (1713 - 1765)

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John William Ward, 1st and Last Earl of Dudley, PC, FRS (1781 - 1833)

John William Ward, 1st Earl of Dudley, PC, FRS (9 August 1781 – 6 March 1833), known as the Honourable John Ward from 1788 to 1823 and as the 4th Viscount Dudley and Ward from 1823 to 1827, wa...

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William Mathias Stafford-Howard, 3rd Earl of Stafford (1718 - 1751)

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Charles John Shore, 2nd Baron Teignmouth (1796 - 1885)

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William Richard Morris, 1st Viscount Nuffield (1877 - 1963)

From wikipedia.com: William Richard Morris, 1st Viscount Nuffield GBE, CH, FRS[1] (10 October 1877 – 22 August 1963), known as Sir William Morris, Bt, between 1929 and 1934 and as The Lord Nuf...

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Molyneux Shuldham, 1st Baron Shuldham (c.1717 - 1798)

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William Scott, 1st Baron Stowell (1745 - 1836)

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Robert Raymond, 2nd Baron Raymond (1717 - 1756)

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Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle MP (1693 - 1768)

'Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyme1 'M, #105993, b. 1 July 1693, d. 17 November 1768 Last Edited=13 Feb 2011 Consanguinity Index=0.01% 'Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st Duke of Ne...

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Ralph Payne, 1st Baron Lavington (1739 - 1807)

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David Murray, 2nd Lord Balvaird MP (1630 - 1668)

The Scots peerage , Vol. VIII, page 203

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Thomas Boothby Parkyns, 1st Baron Rancliffe (1755 - 1800)

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Matthew Robinson Morris, 2nd Baron Rokeby (1713 - 1800)

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Hervey Raymond Morres, 2nd Viscount Mountmorres (c.1743 - 1797)

Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the British Empire . London : Harrison 1869. page 801

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George Brudenell, afterwards Montagu, 1st Duke of Montagu (1712 - 1790)

George Montagu, 1st Duke of Montagu KG, PC, FRS (26 July 1712 – 23 May 1790) styled Lord Brudenell until 1732 and known as The Earl of Cardigan between 1732 and 1766, was a British peer. Bac...

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John Lucas, 1st Baron Lucas of Shenfield (1606 - 1670)

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Robert Lowe, 1st Viscount Sherbrooke PC (1811 - 1892)

Robert Lowe, 1st Viscount Sherbrooke PC (4 December 1811 – 27 July 1892), British and Australian statesman, was a pivotal but often forgotten figure who shaped British politics in the latter h...

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William Vesey-Fitzgerald, 2nd Baron Fitzgerald and Vesci (1783 - 1843)

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Howard Walter Florey, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1945 MP (1896 - 1968)

Howard Walter Florey, Baron Florey of Adelaide OM FRS FRCP (24 September 1898 – 21 February 1968) was an Australian pharmacologist and pathologist who shared the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Med...

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John Cam Hobhouse, 1st Baron Broughton (1786 - 1869)

John Cam Hobhouse, 1st Baron Broughton, PC (27 June 1786–3 June 1869), known as Sir John Cam Hobhouse, Bt from 1831 to 1851, was a British politician and memoirist. The eldest son of Sir Benjami...

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Farrer Herschell, 1st Baron Herschell (1837 - 1899)

Farrer Herschell, 1st Baron Herschell From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The Right Honourable The Lord Herschell GCB PC QC 1stLordHerschell.jpg Lord Chancellor In office 6 February 1886 ...

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John Henniker, 1st Baron Henniker (1724 - 1803)

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Charles Grant, 1st Baron Glenelg (1778 - 1866)

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Richard FitzWilliam, 7th Viscount FitzWilliam (1745 - 1816)

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Richard FitzWilliam, 6th Viscount FitzWilliam (1711 - 1776)

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Sampson Eardley, 1st Baron Eardley (1744 - 1824)

Sampson Eardley, 1st Baron Eardley (10 October 1744 – 25 December 1824), known as Sir Sampson Gideon from 1759 until 1789, was the son of another Sampson Gideon (1699–1762), a Jewish ba...

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John Dolben, Most Rev. Archbishop of York (1625 - 1686)

From Wikipedia, October 2014: John Dolben (1625–1686) was an English priest and Church of England bishop and archbishop. Contents [show] 1 Life 1.1 Early life1.2 Bishop1.3 Death and family2 ...

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John Delaval Carpenter, 4th Earl of Tyrconnell (1790 - 1853)

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Sir Francis Dashwood, 2nd Bt, 15th Baron le Despencer MP (1708 - 1781)

Founder of the Hellfire Club Francis Dashwood, 15th Baron le Despencer (December 1708 – 11 December 1781) was an English rake and politician, Chancellor of the Exchequer (1762–1763)...

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James Jessop, 2nd Lord D'Arcy (1707 - 1733)

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Thomas Coke, 1st Earl of Leicester (1697 - 1759)

Family and Education b. 17 June 1697, 1st s. of Edward Coke of Holkham by Carey, da. of Sir John Newton, 3rd Bt., of Barrs Court, Bitton, Glos. educ. Mr. Ellis’s sch., Isleworth; Grand Tour (Fra...

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John Cadman, 1st Baron Cadman (1877 - 1941)

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Brownlow Cust, 1st Baron Brownlow MP (1744 - 1807)

Cust Baronets of Stamford (1677) Leasowe Castle. In 1754 inherited the Bronwlow estates on the death of his maternal uncle Lord Tyrconnel. His son, the fourth Baronet, represented Ilchester and Grantha...

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Edward Bligh, 5th Earl Of Darnley MP (1795 - 1835)

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Maurice Berkeley, 3rd Viscount Fitzhardinge (1628 - 1690)

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Francis Basset, 1st Baron Basset of Stratton (1757 - 1835)

Family and Education b. 9 Aug 1757, 1st s. of Francis Basset (d.1769). educ. Harrow 1770; Eton 1771-4; King’s Camb., 1775; Grand Tour (France, Italy). m. (1) 16 Aug. 1780, Frances Susanna (d. 14...

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Richard Pepper Arden, 1st Baron Alvanley (1744 - 1804)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary Richard Pepper Arden, 1st Baron Alvanley PC, KC (20 May 1744 – 19 March 1804) was a British barrister and politician. He was born on 20 May 1744 in Bredbury, t...

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John Fortescue-Aland, 1st Baron Fortescue of Credan MP (1670 - 1746)

Family and Education b. 7 Mar. 1670, 2nd s. of Edmund Fortescue of Bierton, Bucks. by Sarah, da. of Henry Aland, sis. and coh. of Henry Aland of Waterford. educ. M. Temple 1688, called 1695; called I. ...

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Lieutenant-Colonel George Carpenter, 2nd Baron Carpenter (c.1702 - 1749)

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John Wandesford, 1st Earl Wandesford (1725 - 1784)

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Philip James Cocks (1774 - 1857)

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Reginald Cocks (1777 - 1805)

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Philip James Yorke (1799 - 1874)

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Admiral George Anson, 1st and last Lord Anson (1697 - 1762)

Admiral of the Fleet George Anson, 1st Baron Anson PC, FRS, RN (23 April 1697 – 6 June 1762) was a British admiral and a wealthy aristocrat, noted for his circumnavigation of the globe and his...

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Hon. John Yorke, MP (1728 - 1801)

Family and Education b. 27 Aug. 1728, 4th s. of Philip Yorke, 1st Earl of Hardwicke, and bro. of Hon. Charles, Joseph and Philip Yorke. educ. Dr. Newcome’s, Hackney; Corpus Christi, Camb. 1746; ...

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Charles Philip Yorke (1764 - 1834)

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Hon. Charles Yorke, MP (1722 - 1770)

b. 30 Dec. 1722, 2nd s. of Philip Yorke, 1st Earl of Hardwicke, bro. of Hon. John, Joseph and Philip Yorke. educ. Dr. Newcome’s, Hackney; Corpus Christi, Camb. 1739; M. Temple 1735; L. Inn 1742,...

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Sir James Stirling (1836 - 1916)

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Alexander Robert Campbell-Johnston (1812 - 1888)

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Sir Alexander Johnston, PC, FRS (1775 - 1849)

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General Charles Vallancey FRS (1731 - 1812)

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Charles William Bury, 1st Earl of Charleville (1764 - 1835)

Wikipedia contributors. " Charles Bury, 1st Earl of Charleville ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the B...

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Sir Wilfrid Edward Le Gros Clark (1895 - 1971)

" Clark, Sir Wilfrid Edward Le Gros (1895 - 1971) ", Plarr's Lives of the Fellows Online, The Royal College of Surgeons of England

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Frederick Le Gros Clark (1811 - 1892)

" Clark, Frederick Le Gros (1811 - 1892) ", Plarr's Lives of the Fellows Online, The Royal College of Surgeons of England

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John Arbuthnot (c.1729 - 1797)

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Henry Ellis, Colonial Governor of Georgia (1721 - 1805)

) Henry Ellis (1721–1805) was an explorer, author, and a colonial governor of Georgia. Ellis was born in County Monaghan, Ireland. He was educated in law at the Temple Church in London. In M...

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Robert Alfred Cloyne Godwin-Austen (1808 - 1884)

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Henry Haversham Godwin-Austen (1834 - 1923)

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William Henry Chicheley Plowden (1787 - 1880)

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D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson (1860 - 1948)

Sir D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson CB FRS FRSE (2 May 1860 – 21 June 1948) was a Scottish biologist, mathematician, and classics scholar. He was a pioneer of mathematical biology. He went on collec...

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Davidson Black (1884 - 1934)

Davidson Black, FRS (July 25, 1884 in Toronto – March 15, 1934 in Beijing) was a Canadian paleoanthropologist, best known for his naming of Sinanthropus pekinensis (now Homo erectus pekinensis...

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Owen Willans Richardson MP (1879 - 1959)

Sir Owen Willans Richardson , FRS (26 April 1879 – 15 February 1959) was a British physicist who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1928 for his work on thermionic emission, which led to Richards...

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Charles Thomson Rees Wilson, Nobel Prize in Phyics, 1927 MP (1869 - 1959)

Charles Thomson Rees Wilson , CH, FRS (14 February 1869 – 15 November 1959) was a Scottish physicist and meteorologist who received the Nobel Prize in physics for his invention of the cloud cham...

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Maurice Ewing (1906 - 1974)

William Maurice "Doc" Ewing (May 12, 1906 – May 4, 1974) was an American geophysicist and oceanographer. Ewing has been described as a pioneering geophysicist who worked on the research of s...

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John Maynard Smith (1920 - 2004)

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Warren De La Rue MP (1815 - 1889)

Warren de la Rue (1815-1889) Scientist and inventor. The son of printer, Thomas De La Rue, he entered his father's printing firm and having studied science, became a Fellow of the Royal Society in 18...

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Sir John Murray, KCB (1841 - 1914)

was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.) ) Sir John Murray KCB FRS FRSE FRSGS (3 March 1841 – 16 March 1914) was a pioneering Scottish oceanographer, marine biologist a...

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Ralph Alger Bagnold (1896 - 1990)

Brigadier Ralph Alger Bagnold, FRS OBE, (3 April 1896 – 28 May 1990) was the founder and first commander of the British Army's Long Range Desert Group during World War II. He is also generally...

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Herbert Harold Read (1889 - 1970)

Herbert Harold Read FRS, FRSE, FGS, (born Whitstable 17 December 1889, died 29 March 1970) was a British geologist and Professor of Geology at Imperial College. From 1947-1948 he was president of the...

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