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King, Alexander [Alex] (1909–2007), chemist, international civil servant, and environmentalist

Alex May

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print March 2013 |
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/98662

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King, Alexander [Alex] (1909–2007), chemist, international civil servant, and environmentalist, was born on 26 January 1909 at 5 Battlefield Avenue, Langside, Glasgow, the eldest child of James Mitchell King, a cashier in the Nobel Explosives Company, later a director of ICI, and his wife, ...

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