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date: 10 August 2020

Strutt, John William, third Baron Rayleighlocked

(1842–1919)
  • Kostas Gavroglu

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Strutt, John William, third Baron Rayleigh (1842–1919), experimental and mathematical physicist, was born at Langford Grove, Maldon, Essex, on 12 November 1842, the eldest son of John James Strutt, second Baron Rayleigh (d. 1873), and his wife, Clara Elizabeth La Touche, eldest daughter of ...

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