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Hinshelwood, Sir Cyril Normanlocked

(1897–1967)
  • Keith J. Laidler

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Hinshelwood, Sir Cyril Norman (1897–1967), physical chemist, was born on 19 June 1897 in London, the only child of Norman Macmillan Hinshelwood, chartered accountant, and his wife, Ethel Frances Smith (d. 1959). As a child he was taken by his parents to ...

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, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)
Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society