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date: 21 February 2020

Cowell, Philip Herbertlocked

(1870–1949)
  • George A. Wilkins

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Cowell, Philip Herbert (1870–1949), mathematician and astronomer, was born on 7 August 1870 at Calcutta, the second son of Herbert Cowell (b. 1837), a barrister, and his wife, Alice (b. 1842), the third daughter of Newson Garrett, a merchant, of Aldeburgh, Suffolk...

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