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Brown, Ernest Williamlocked

(1866–1938)
  • H. Spencer Jones
  • , revised by Isobel Falconer

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Brown, Ernest William (1866–1938), mathematician and astronomer, was born on 29 November 1866 at Hull, the second child and elder son of William Brown, farmer, and later a lumber merchant of Hull, and his wife, Emma Martin. Educated at the Hull and East Riding College...

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