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Todd, Alexander Robertus, Baron Toddlocked

  • W. H. Brock


Todd, Alexander Robertus, Baron Todd (1907–1997), organic chemist, was born on 2 October 1907 in Newlands Crescent, Cathcart, Glasgow, the elder son and second of the three children of Alexander Todd (1877–1952), a clerk in the Glasgow Subway Railway Company, who later became managing director of the ...

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