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Rear-Admiral Sir Samuel John Brooke Pechell, 3rd Baronet CB, KCH, FRS (1785 - 1849)

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Sir William Burrell, 2nd Baronet (1732 - 1796)

Sir William Burrell, 2nd Bt. graduated from St. John's College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1755 with a Bachelor of Law (LL.B.). He was awarded the honorary degree of...

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Sir John Isaac Thornycroft MP (1843 - 1928)

Wikipedia contributors. " John Isaac Thornycroft ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Sir John Isaac Thornycroft (1843–1928) was a British shipbuilder, the founder of the Thornycroft shipbui...

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Sir Woodbine Parish, KCH (1776 - 1882)

Woodbine Parish From Wikipedia Sir Woodbine Parish KCH (14 September 1796, London — 16 August 1882, St. Leonards, Sussex) British diplomat, traveller and scientist. Educated at Eton Coll...

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Sir Oliver Joseph Lodge, FRS (1851 - 1940)

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John Fletcher Moulton, Baron Moulton, GBE KCB QC PC FRAS FRS (1844 - 1921)

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John Burns (1775 - 1850)

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Joseph Locke, MP (1805 - 1860)

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Rt. Hon. Sir John Eldon Gorst (1835 - 1916)

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Right Hon. Sir George Clerk of Penicuik, 6th baronet (1787 - 1867)

6TH BARONET Sir George Clerk, 6th Baronet A grandnephew George, became the 6th Baronet at the age of 11 in 1798. The Rt. Hon. Sir George Clerk, as he became, had an active parliamentary career. Sir...

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Sewall Green Wright MP (1889 - 1988)

Sewall Green Wright (December 21, 1889 – March 3, 1988) was an American geneticist known for his influential work on evolutionary theory and also for his work on path analysis. With R. A. Fisher...

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Rt Hon James Bryce, 1st Viscount Bryce, OM, PC, MP (1838 - 1922)

created 28 Jan 1914 Viscount Bryce, of Dechmount in the County of Lanark notebarrister, Lincoln's Inn 1867; Regius Professor of Civil Law at Oxford University 1870-93; Professor of Jurisprudence at O...

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Sir Victor Alexander Haden Horsley (1857 - 1916)

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Charles Synge Christopher Bowen, Baron Bowen (1835 - 1894)

Charles Synge Christopher Bowen, Baron Bowen (1 January 1835 – 10 April 1894) was an English judge. Contents * 1 Biography * 2 Literary work * 3 Judgments * 4 Notes * 5 References Biog...

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Rt. Hon. Sir Edward Fry MP (1827 - 1918)

Sir Edward Fry From Wikipedia (1827–1918), a judge on the British Court of Appeal. Edward Fry was the father of the art critic and artist Roger Fry and the social reformers, Joan Mary Fry ...

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Sir Otto John Beit, 1st Baronet, KCMG, FRS (1865 - 1930)

Sir Otto John Beit, 1st Baronet, KCMG, FRS[1] (7 December 1865 – 7 December 1930) was a German-born British financier, philanthropist and art connoisseur. Life history and career Beit was ...

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John Lindley (1799 - 1865)

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Sir John Beckett, 2nd Baronet (1775 - 1847)

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Henry Powle (1630 - 1692)

Henry Powle (18 October 1630 – 21 November 1692) was an English lawyer and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1660 and 1690. He was Speaker of the House of Com...

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Joseph Cotton (1746 - 1825)

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James Hannen, Baron Hannen (1821 - 1894)

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Rt Hon William Henry Smith, MP MP (1825 - 1891)

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Edmund Herbert Grove-Hills (1864 - 1922)

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Sir William Robert Grove PC QC FRS MP (1811 - 1896)

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Sir Henry Barkly MP (1815 - 1898)

adb.anu.edu.au... ; en.wikipedia... ; oxforddnb... ; ....He suffered personal tragedy when his wife Elizabeth Helen, née Timins, whom he had married in 1840, died on 17 April 1857, a few day...

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Francis Maitland Balfour (1851 - 1882)

Francis (Frank) Maitland Balfour, known as F. M. Balfour, (November 10, 1851 - July 19, 1882) was a British biologist. He lost his life while attempting the ascent of Mont Blanc. He was regarded by h...

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James Walker (c.1720 - 1789)

Wikipedia contributors. " James Walker (physician) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the British Empire...

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Sir Charles Warre Malet, 1st Baronet (1752 - 1815)

Wikipedia contributors. " Sir Charles Malet, 1st Baronet ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the British ...

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Richard Quain (1800 - 1887)

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Sir Richard Quain, 1st Baronet (1816 - 1898)

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William Evelyn Byrd, II, "The Black Swan" of Westover MP (1674 - 1744)

For more pictures, go to the Media section. Colonel William Byrd II (28 March 1674 – 26 August 1744) was a planter, slave owner and author from Charles City County, Virginia. He is considere...

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John Henniker-Major, 2nd Baron Henniker (1752 - 1821)

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Hungerford Crewe, 3rd Baron Crewe (1812 - 1894)

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Sir Richard Temple, 1st Baronet of The Nash (1826 - 1902)

wikipedia, Sir Richard Temple, 1st Baronet, of The Nash wikipedia, Temple Baronets

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Hon. Daines Barrington MP (1727 - 1800)

Hon. Daines Barrington was born in 1727. He was the son of John Barrington, 1st Viscount Barrington of Ardglass and Anne Daines.1 He died in 1800. Hon. Daines Barrington was an antiquary, law...

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Rt. Hon. Sir George Jessel MP (1824 - 1883)

Rt Hon Sir George Jessel (1824 - 1883). Solicitor General in 1871, Master of the Rolls in 1873 and the first Jew in England to hold Ministerial office

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Sir Richard Tetley Glazebrook, KCB KCVO FRS (1854 - 1935)

Sir Richard Tetley Glazebrook Born in Liverpool, son of a local doctor: educated Dulwich and Liverpool Colleges; Trinity College, Cambridge 1872; major scholar 1875; fifth wrangler mathematics tripos 1...

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Admiral the Rt Hon Sir John Charles Dalrymple-Hay, 3rd Baronet (1821 - 1912)

Biographical Summary " Sir John Charles Dalrymple-Hay, Baronet [1798] , of Park place and Dunragit aforesaid, 1st s. and h,, being only child by 1st wife, b. 11 Feb. 1821, in Princes street, Edinburg...

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Hon. Paul Dudley MP (1675 - 1751)

Paul Dudley: September 3, 1675-January 25, 1751 Parents: Joseph Dudley 1647-1720 and Rebecca Tyng 1651-1722 Paul Dudley, Attorney-General of Massachusetts, was born in Roxbury, Suffolk County, Mass...

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Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn MP (1850 - 1942)

a short summary from Wikipedia; Prince Arthur Duke of Connaught and Strathearn Tenure 28 March 1884 – 16 January 1942 Predecessor: New creation Successor: Alastair Windsor Spouse: P...

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Major-General Prince Arthur of Connaught and Strathearn MP (1883 - 1938)

Major-General Arthur Frederick Patrick Albert Windsor, Prince of Connaught gained the title of HRH Prince Arthur of Connaught. He was baptised with the name of Arthur Frederick Patrick Albert Saxe-Cobu...

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Prince Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha MP (1844 - 1900)

Alfred Ernest Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha prince of the United Kingdom of Great Britain. Went by the nick-name of Affie. Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.). 1st Duke of Edinburgh [U.K.] o...

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Simon Harcourt, 1st Earl Harcourt (c.1714 - c.1777)

Sir William Lee, 4th Bt.1 M, #461615, b. 12 September 1726, d. 6 July 1799 Last Edited=3 Jan 2011 Sir William Lee, 4th Bt. was born on 12 September 1726.1 He married Elizabeth Harcourt, daughter ...

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Sir Frederick Joseph Bramwell, 1st Baronet (1818 - 1903)

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George William Wilshere Bramwell, 1st Baron Bramwell (1808 - 1892)

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Sir John Swinburne, 6th Baronet (1762 - 1860)

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Rt Hon Edward Pleydell-Bouverie, MP (1818 - 1889)

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George Pearson (1751 - 1828)

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Sir Alexander Beresford Hope (1820 - 1887)

Sir Alexander James Beresford Beresford Hope PC (25 January 1820 – 20 October 1887), known as Alexander Hope until 1854 (and also known as A. J. B. Hope until 1854 and as A. J. B. Beresford Ho...

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Richard Monckton Milnes, 1st Baron Houghton MP (1809 - 1885)

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James Hawley (1706 - 1777)

Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the British Empire . London : Harrison 1869. page 563

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Brook Taylor MP (1685 - 1731)

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Sir Brook Bridges, 1st Baronet MP (1679 - 1728)

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Sir William Cusack-Smith, 2nd Baronet (1766 - 1836)

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Archibald Campbell, 1st Baron Blythswood (1835 - 1908)

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William Ewart Gladstone, Prime Minister of UK MP (1809 - 1898)

William Ewart Gladstone (1809-1898) was a British Liberal statesman. In a career lasting over sixty years, Gladstone served as Prime Minister four times (1868-1874, 1880-1885, February-July 1886 and 18...

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Robert Nixon (1759 - 1837)

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Lionel Smith Beale (1828 - 1906)

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Peyton Blakiston (1801 - 1878)

Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the British Empire . London : Harrison 1869. page 103 BBC - Your Paintings - Payton Blakiston (1801–...

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Alexander Wilson (c.1781 - 1863)

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Thomas Tyrwhitt (1730 - 1786)

Wikipedia contributors. " Thomas Tyrwhitt ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir, 1814-1892. cn; Burke, Ashworth Peter, 1864-1919. A genealogical and heraldic history of the colonia...

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Henry John Peachey, 3rd Baron Selsey (1787 - 1838)

Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical history of the dormant, abeyant, forfeited, and extinct peerages of the British empire . London: Harrison, 59 Pall Mall; 1866; page 421

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John Peachey, 2nd Baron Selsey (1749 - 1816)

Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical history of the dormant, abeyant, forfeited, and extinct peerages of the British empire . London: Harrison, 59 Pall Mall; 1866; page 421 " PEACHEY, John (1749-1816)...

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James Peachey, 1st Baron Selsey (1723 - 1808)

Complete baronetage ; Cokayne, George E. (George Edward); 1906; Vol. V; page 80 Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical history of the dormant, abeyant, forfeited, and extinct peerages of the British emp...

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John Kearney, Bishop of Ossory (c.1742 - 1813)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary John Kearney , D.D. (c.1742–1813) was the Church of Ireland Bishop of Ossory from 1806 to 1813. Born circa 1742 in Dublin, the son of a barber-surgeon, Kearney...

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Phillip Parker King (1791 - 1856)

Wikipedia contributors. " Phillip Parker King ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. ' King, Phillip Parker (1791–1856) ', Australian Dictionary of Biography, National Centre of Biography, Austr...

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Edward Smyth, Bishop of Down and Connor (1665 - 1720)

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William Spottiswoode (1825 - 1883)

Biographical Summary SPOTTISWOODE, WILLIAM . 11/01/1825-27/06/1883. Ref: 1661. Male. Place of Birth: London. Place of interment: Westminster Abbey, London. Profession: Mathematician, Physicis...

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John Fitzmaurice, Viscount Kirkwall (1778 - 1820)

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Sir William Siemens MP (1823 - 1883)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary Charles William Siemens FRS (originally Carl Wilhelm Siemens and later Sir William Siemens; 4 April 1823–19 November 1883) was a German-born engineer who for mos...

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Russell Robartes, FRS, MP (1671 - 1719)

Biographical Summary ROBARTES, Hon. Russell (1671-1719). Family and Education bap. 16 July 1671, 2nd s. of Robert Robartes†, Visct. Bodmin, by Sarah, da. of John Bodvile of Bodvile Castle,...

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John Robartes, 4th Earl of Radnor (c.1686 - 1757)

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Francis Robartes, FRS, MP (c.1650 - 1718)

Family and Education bap. 6 Jan. 1650, 6th but 2nd surv. s. of John, later 1st Earl of Radnor, being 2nd s. by 2nd w. Isabella, da. of Sir John Smythe of Sutton-at-Hone, Kent; half-bro. of Hender Robar...

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Sir John Pringle, 1st Baronet MP (1707 - 1782)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary Sir John Pringle, 1st Baronet , PRS (10 April 1707 – 18 January 1782) was a Scottish physician who has been called the "father of military medicine" (although Am...

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Sir Robert Murray (c.1608 - 1673)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Sir Robert Moray (alternative spellings: Murrey, Murray) (1608 or 1609 – 4 July 1673) was a Scottish soldier, statesman, diplomat, judge, spy, freemason and na...

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Samuel Roffey Maitland (1792 - 1866)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary Samuel Roffey Maitland (1792–1866) was an English historian and miscellaneous writer on religious topics. He was qualified as an Anglican priest, and worked also...

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James Ramsay MacDonald (1866 - 1937)

James Ramsay MacDonald , PC, FRS (12 October 1866 – 9 November 1937) was a British Labour politician who served two separate terms as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. He rose from humble or...

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Zachary Macaulay (1768 - 1838)

Zachary Macaulay (2 May 1768 – 13 May 1838) was a statistician, one of the founders of London University and of the Society for the Suppression of Vice, a life-long antislavery activist, and g...

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Sir Rowland Hill MP (1795 - 1879)

Sir Rowland Hill KCB, FRS (3 December 1795 – 27 August 1879) was an English teacher, inventor and social reformer. He campaigned for a comprehensive reform of the postal system, based on the con...

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Stephen Hales MP (1677 - 1761)

Stephen Hales , FRS (17 September 1677 – 4 January 1761) was an English clergyman who made major contributions to a range of scientific fields including botany and physiology. He invented severa...

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J.B.S. Haldane (1892 - 1964)

J. B. S. Haldane J. B. S. Haldane Born November 5, 1892 Oxford, England Died December 1, 1964 (aged 72) Bhubaneswar, India Residence UK U.S. India Nationality British (until 1961)...

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William George Armstrong, 1st Baron Armstrong, CB, FRS MP (1810 - 1900)

William George Armstrong, 1st Baron Armstrong, CB, FRS (26 November 1810 – 27 December 1900) was an effective Tyneside industrialist who founded the Armstrong Whitworth manufacturing empire.

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Hugh Chamberlen (the elder), MD (1630 - 1720)

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William Cockburn (1669 - 1739)

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James David Forbes (1809 - 1868)

Biographical Summary Forbes, James David . 20/04/1809-31/12/1868. Ref: 543. Male. Place of Birth: 86 George Street, Edinburgh. Place of Death: Clifton, Bristol. Place of interment: Dean Cemy,...

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William John Bankes (1786 - 1855)

William John Bankes (11 December 1786 – 15 April 1855), the second, but first surviving son of Henry Bankes, was a notable explorer, Egyptologist and adventurer. He was a member of the Bankes ...

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James Clerk-Maxwell of Glenlair MP (1831 - 1879)

James Clerk Maxwell FRS FRSE (13 June 1831 – 5 November 1879) was a Scottish mathematical physicist. His most prominent achievement was to formulate a set of equations that describe electricity,...

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Sir James Mackintosh of Kyllachy. FRS. PC (1765 - 1832)

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Friedrich Tiedemann, PhD (1781 - 1861)

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 Edinb...

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Sir George Taylor (1904 - 1993)

Biographical Summary TAYLOR, SIR GEORGE . 15/02/1904-13/11/1993. Ref: 3027. Male. Titles and British Honours: Knight (1962). Place of Birth: Edinburgh. Place of Death: Dunbar, East Lothian. ...

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Otto* Wilhelm von Struve (1819 - 1905)

Korporatsiooni "Livonia" vilistlane. Otto Wilhelm von Struve (May 7, 1819 (Julian calendar: April 25) – April 14, 1905) was a Russian astronomer of Baltic German origin. In Russian, his name...

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Otto Lyudvigovich Struve (1897 - 1963)

Otto Struve (August 12, 1897, Kharkov, Russian Empire – April 6, 1963, Berkeley, USA[1]) was a Russian–American astronomer of Baltic German ethnicity. In Russian, his name is sometimes gi...

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Karl Manne Georg Siegbahn, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1924 MP (1886 - 1978)

The Nobel Prize in Physics 1924 was awarded to Manne Siegbahn "for his discoveries and research in the field of X-ray spectroscopy". Karl Manne Georg Siegbahn was born on the 3rd of December, 1886, a...

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Philip Lutley Sclater FRS FRGS FZS FLS (1829 - 1913)

Philip Lutley Sclater FRS FRGS FZS FLS (4 November 1829 – 27 June 1913) was an English lawyer and zoologist. In zoology, he was an expert ornithologist, and identified the main zoogeographic r...

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Joseph Toynbee (1815 - 1866)

Joseph Toynbee (30 December 1815 – 7 July 1866) was an English otologist, whose career was dedicated to pathological and anatomical studies of the ear. He was born in Heckington, Lincolnsh...

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Magnus Gustaf Retzius (1842 - 1919)

När Gustaf Retzius i sina memoarer förklarar varför han blev forskare är det inte slump, nyfikenhet eller kunskapstörst han framhåller, utan den förebil...

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Nikolay Nikolaevich Semenov, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1956 MP (1896 - 1986)

Nikolay Nikolayevich Semyonov , Никола́й Никола́евич Се...

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Glenn T. Seaborg, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1951 MP (1912 - 1999)

Glenn Theodore Seaborg (Swedish: Glenn Teodor Sjöberg; April 19, 1912 – February 25, 1999) was an American nuclear chemist who won the 1951 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for "discoveries in th...

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Paul Sabatier, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1912 MP (1854 - 1941)

Paul Sabatier (5 November 1854, Carcassonne, France, - 14 August 1941, Toulouse, France) Nobel Prize in Chemistry (jointly) in 1912. Prize motivation: "for his method of hydrogenating organic compo...

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Henry N. Russell MP (1877 - 1957)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Henry Norris Russell (October 25, 1877 – February 18, 1957) was an American astronomer who, along with Ejnar Hertzsprung, developed the Hertzsprung–...

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