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Synge [formerly Sing], Richard Laurence Millingtonlocked

  • Hugh Gordon


Synge [formerly Sing], Richard Laurence Millington (1914–1994), biochemist, was born in Liverpool on 28 October 1914, the only son and first of the two children of Laurence Millington Synge (1887–1962), stockbroker, who changed his name from Sing by deed poll in 1920, and his wife, ...

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