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date: 14 July 2020

Blackett, Patrick Maynard Stuart, Baron Blackettlocked

(1897–1974)
  • Mary Jo Nye

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Blackett, Patrick Maynard Stuart, Baron Blackett (1897–1974), physicist and government and military adviser, was born on 18 November 1897 at Kensington, London, the only son and the second of three children of Arthur Stuart Blackett (1865–1922), stockbroker, and his wife, Caroline Frances (1868–1954)...

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