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Burbidge, Geoffrey Ronald [Geoff]locked

(1925–2010)
  • Bill Napier

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Burbidge, Geoffrey Ronald [Geoff] (1925–2010), astronomer, was born on 24 September 1925 at 37 New Street, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, the only child of Leslie Burbidge (1896–1970), builder, and his wife, Eveline Irene, née Beechey (b. 1897), a milliner whose family was distantly related to the eighteenth-century portrait painter ...

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(1849–)