in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design. 1171 words.
Worboys, Sir Walter John (1900–1969), chemical industrialist and design promoter, was born at Cottesloe, Western Australia, on 22 February 1900, the eldest child of Walter Worboys,...