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date: 07 April 2020

Dyson, Sir Frank Watsonlocked

(1868–1939)
  • A. J. Meadows

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Dyson, Sir Frank Watson (1868–1939), astronomer, was born at the Baptist manse in Measham, near Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Derbyshire, on 8 January 1868, the eldest child in a family of four sons and three daughters of Watson Dyson (1837–1904), a Baptist minister, and his wife, ...

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