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Strutt, John William, third Baron Rayleighlocked

  • Kostas Gavroglu


Strutt, John William, third Baron Rayleigh (1842–1919), experimental and mathematical physicist, was born at Langford Grove, Maldon, Essex, on 12 November 1842, the eldest son of John James Strutt, second Baron Rayleigh (d. 1873), and his wife, Clara Elizabeth La Touche, eldest daughter of ...

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