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Milne, (Edward) Arthurlocked

(1896–1950)
  • G. J. Whitrow

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Milne, (Edward) Arthur (1896–1950), astrophysicist and cosmologist, was born in Hull on 14 February 1896, the eldest of three sons of Sidney Arthur Milne (1867–1921), a headmaster in Hull, and Edith Cockcroft (1870–1957), a teacher. Both of his brothers became scientists. Arthur Milne...

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