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Lyttleton, Raymond Arthur [Ray]locked

(1911–1995)
  • Hermann Bondi

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Lyttleton, Raymond Arthur [Ray] (1911–1995), astronomer, was born on 7 May 1911 in Warley Woods, near Birmingham, the only son and youngest of three children of William John Lyttleton and his wife, Agnes, née Kelly. Both parents were Irish, but as his father came from a protestant family and his wife from a Catholic one, they found life in ...

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(1920–)