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Whitehead, Alfred Northlocked

(1861–1947)
  • E. T. Whittaker
  • , revised by I. Grattan-Guinness

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Whitehead, Alfred North (1861–1947), mathematician and philosopher, was born at Ramsgate on 15 February 1861, the last of the four children of the Revd Alfred Whitehead (1827–1898), at that time headmaster of a private school in Ramsgate, and later vicar of St Peter's, Isle of Thanet...

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