John Macnaghten Whittaker

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John Macnaghten Whittaker

Birthdate: (78)
Birthplace: Cambridge
Death: January 29, 1984 (78)
Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of Edmund T. Whittaker and Mary Whittaker
Husband of Iona Mhari Natalie Whittaker
Brother of Edmund (Ed) Boyd Whittaker; Beatrice Mary Copson; Dr. Stephen R F Whittaker and Helen Scott

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About John Macnaghten Whittaker

John Whittaker was the son of Edmund Whittaker. He studied at Edinburgh University and Cambridge. After posts at Edinburgh and Cambridge he became Professor at Liverpool though his tenure was interrupted by service in World War II. He left Liverpool to become Vice-Chancellor of Sheffield University. He worked in Quantum Mechanics and Complex Analysis.

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March 7, 1905
January 29, 1984
Age 78
Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom