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Wilkinson, Sir Geoffreylocked

(1921–1996)
  • Bill Griffith

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Wilkinson, Sir Geoffrey (1921–1996), inorganic chemist, was born on 14 July 1921 at 506 Halifax Road, Springside, near Todmorden, Yorkshire, the eldest of three children of Henry Wilkinson (1885–1975), master painter and decorator, and his wife, Ruth, née Crowther (1891–1962), weaver. Both his parents came from ...

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Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society
(1920–)