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date: 23 January 2021

Snow, Charles Percy, Baron Snowlocked

(1905–1980)
  • Stanley Weintraub

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Snow, Charles Percy, Baron Snow (1905–1980), writer and scientific administrator, was born at 40 Richmond Road, Leicester, on 15 October 1905, the second of four sons of William Edward Snow (1869–1954) and his wife, Ada Sophia Robinson (1871–1944). William Snow was a clerk in a shoe factory and a church organist....

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