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Biffen, Sir Rowland Harrylocked

(1874–1949)
  • F. L. Engledow
  • , revised by Paolo Palladino

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Biffen, Sir Rowland Harry (1874–1949), geneticist and agricultural botanist, was born on 28 May 1874 at Cheltenham, the eldest of the family of two boys and three girls of Henry John Biffen, headmaster of the Christ Church higher grade school at Cheltenham, and his wife, ...

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