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Allibone, Thomas Edward [Ted] (1903–2003), physicist and electrical engineer, was born on 11 November 1903 at 10 Melbourne Road, Nether Hallam, Sheffield, the son of Henry James Allibone, schoolteacher, and his wife, Eliza, née Kidger, a farmer's daughter. He was educated at the ...

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Thomas Edward Allibone (1903–2003) by Elliott & Fry, 1958 © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Blumlein, Alan Dower (1903–1942), electronics engineer, was born on 29 June 1903 at 31 Netherhall Gardens, Hampstead, London, the only son and the second of two children of Semmy Joseph Blumlein (1863–1914), a German mining businessman and naturalized British subject, and his wife, ...

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Alan Dower Blumlein (1903–1942) by unknown photographer private collection

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Blyth, James (1839–1906), electrical engineer and university teacher, was born on 4 April 1839 at Marykirk in Kincardineshire, near Montrose (Forfarshire), the son of John Blyth (1793/4–1874), an innkeeper and small farmer, and his wife, Catherine (1802/3–1884), daughter of John Grant, militia officer; his parents were both originally from ...

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James Blyth (1839–1906) by E. J. Mills, 1901 by permission of Strathclyde University Archives

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Clayton, Sir Robert James (1915–1998), electronics engineer, was born on 30 October 1915 at 122 Bishops Road, Fulham, London, an only son of Frank Clayton, wine merchant's assistant, and his wife, Flora, née Gilibanks. The experiences of his early years strongly influenced his character. His parents had a struggle to support themselves because his father, originally a clerk, had been invalided out of the services in the First World War and could seek only outdoor work. Thoughts of emigration to ...

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Cockerell, Sir Christopher Sydney (1910–1999), electronic and mechanical engineer, was born at Wayside, Cavendish Avenue, Cambridge, on 4 June 1910, the only son in the family of one son and two daughters of Sir Sydney Carlyle Cockerell (1867–1962), the distinguished director of the ...

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Sir Christopher Sydney Cockerell (1910–1999) by unknown photographer, 1979 Getty Images

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Cullen, Alexander Lamb [Alex] (1920–2013), electrical engineer, was born on 30 April 1920 at 24 Cornwall Avenue, Wood Green, London, the son of Richard Henry Cullen (1873–1960), railway clerk, and his wife, Jessie, née Lamb (1880–1962). He was universally known as Alex (pronounced ...