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Thomson, Sir George Pagetlocked

(1892–1975)
  • P. B. Moon
  • , revised by Anita McConnell

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Thomson, Sir George Paget (1892–1975), physicist and Nobel prizewinner, was born in Cambridge on 3 May 1892, the elder child and only son of Sir Joseph John Thomson FRS (1856–1940), later Cavendish professor of experimental physics and master of Trinity College, Cambridge, and his wife, ...

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