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date: 16 April 2021

Hill, Archibald Vivianlocked

  • Bernard Katz
  • , revised by V. M. Quirke


Hill, Archibald Vivian (1886–1977), physiologist, was born on 26 September 1886 at Bristol, the only son and elder child of Jonathan Hill (d. 1924), timber merchant, and his wife, Ada Priscilla (d. 1943), daughter of Alfred Jones Rumney, wool merchant. His father left the family when his son was three. ...

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