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Born, Maxlocked

(1882–1970)
  • Richard Staley

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Born, Max (1882–1970), physicist, was born on 11 December 1882 at Wallstrasse 8, Breslau, then part of Germany (later Wrocław, Poland), the elder of the two children of Gustav Jakob Born (1851–1900), a professor of anatomy at the University of Breslau, and his first wife, ...

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Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society
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