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date: 21 February 2020

Fowler, Alfredlocked

(1868–1940)
  • Herbert Dingle
  • , revised by A. J. Meadows

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Fowler, Alfred (1868–1940), astrophysicist, was born at Wilsden, Yorkshire, on 22 March 1868, the eighth and youngest child, and seventh son, of Hiram Fowler and his wife, Eliza Hill. About 1876, after the mill at which his father worked was burned down, the family moved to ...

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