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date: 18 September 2020

Whittaker, Sir Edmund Taylorlocked

(1873–1956)
  • G. Temple
  • , revised by I. Grattan-Guinness

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Whittaker, Sir Edmund Taylor (1873–1956), mathematician and astronomer, was born at 7 Virginia Street, Southport, on 24 October 1873, the only son of John Whittaker, gentleman, and his wife, Selina Septima, daughter of Edmund Taylor, who practised as a physician at Middleton, near ...

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