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Yates, Frank (1902–1994), statistical scientist

David J. Finney

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Yates, Frank (1902–1994), statistical scientist, was born on 12 May 1902 in Didsbury, Manchester, the only son and eldest of the five children of Percy Yates (c.1870–c.1935), seed merchant, and his wife, Edith (d. 1958), daughter of Frank Wright...

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