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Mendelssohn, Kurt Alfred Georglocked

(1906–1980)
  • Jack Morrell

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Mendelssohn, Kurt Alfred Georg (1906–1980), physicist, was born on 7 January 1906 in Berlin, Germany, the only child of Ernst Moritz Mendelssohn, a clothing agent with distinguished Jewish ancestors, and his wife, Elizabeth Ruprecht. His father aroused his scientific interests, which he pursued from 1912 to 1925 at the ...

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