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date: 03 April 2020

Kane, Sir Robert Johnlocked

(1809–1890)
  • J. T. Gilbert
  • , revised by W. H. Brock

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Kane, Sir Robert John (1809–1890), chemist and educationist, was born at 48 Henry Street, Dublin, on 24 September 1809, the son of John Kane, a manufacturing chemist. He was educated at Trinity College, Dublin (1828–35), and studied medical and practical science in both ...

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