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Baker, Philip John Noel-, Baron Noel-Baker (1889–1982), politician and Nobel prizewinner

David Howell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Physics. 2757 words.

Baker, Philip John Noel-, Baron Noel-Baker (1889–1982), politician and Nobel prizewinner, was born Philip John Baker at Woodstock, Brondesbury Park, London, on 1 November 1889, the sixth...

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Campbell [formerly Douglas], Archibald Campbell, first Baron Blythswood (1835–1908), politician and physicist

T. E. James.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Physics. 1053 words.

Campbell [formerly Douglas], Archibald Campbell, first Baron Blythswood (1835–1908), politician and physicist, was born in Florence on 22 February 1835, the eldest of the nine children of...

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Lewis, Wilfrid Bennett (1908–1987), physicist and civil servant

Richard A. Jarrell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Political Institutions; Physics. 822 words.

Lewis, Wilfrid Bennett (1908–1987), physicist and civil servant, was born on 24 June 1908 in Castle Carrock, Cumberland, the second of four children of Arthur Wilfrid Lewis, a civil...

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Mackenzie, James Stuart (1719–1800), politician and astronomer

David Gavine.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Astronomy and Astrophysics. 687 words.

Mackenzie, James Stuart (1719–1800), politician and astronomer, was born on 23 February 1719, the younger son in the family of two sons and four daughters of James Stuart, second earl of...

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Molyneux, Samuel (1689–1728), astronomer and politician

A. M. Clerke.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Astronomy and Astrophysics. 835 words.

Molyneux, Samuel (1689–1728), astronomer and politician, born at Chester on 18 July 1689, was the third but only surviving child of the experimental philosopher William Molyneux (1656–1698)...

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Parker, George, second earl of Macclesfield (c. 1697–1764), astronomer and politician

A. M. Clerke.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Astronomy and Astrophysics. 1146 words.

Parker, George, second earl of Macclesfield (c. 1697–1764), astronomer and politician, was the only son of Thomas Parker, first earl of Macclesfield (1667–1732), and his wife and cousin...

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Williams, Philip James Stradling (1939–2003), physicist and politician

Meic Stephens.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Physics. 1305 words.

Williams, Philip James Stradling (1939–2003), physicist and politician, was born on 11 January 1939 at the Maternity Home, Tredegar, Monmouthshire, the second of the three children of...

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