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date: 04 December 2020

Zeeman, Sir (Erik) Christopherlocked

  • Ian Stewart


Zeeman, Sir (Erik) Christopher (1925–2016), mathematician, was born on 4 February 1925 in Kyoto, Japan, the son of Christian Zeeman, formerly Zeemann (1892–1929), a Danish fish merchant, and his English wife, Christine, née Bushell (1889–1968), daughter of ...

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