Reference Entry

Fildes, Sir Paul Gordon (1882-1971), microbiologist

Robert E. O. Williams

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Fildes, Sir Paul Gordon (1882-1971), microbiologist, was born at 11 Melbury Road, Kensington, London, on 10 February 1882, the third of seven children and second of five sons of Sir (Samuel) Luke Fildes (1843-1927), painter, and his wife, Fanny (1851-1927), daughter of William Woods, of Warrington. He was educated at ...

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