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Perkin, William Henrylocked

(1860–1929)
  • Jack Morrell

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Perkin, William Henry (1860–1929), organic chemist, was born on 17 June 1860 at 1 or 2 Chesham Villas, Sudbury, Middlesex, the elder son of Sir William Henry Perkin (1838–1907), manufacturing chemist, and his first wife, Jemima Harriet (d. 1862), youngest daughter of ...

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