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Crisp, Sir Frank, first baronet (1843–1919), lawyer and microscopist

Anita McConnell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 932 words.

Crisp, Sir Frank, first baronet (1843–1919), lawyer and microscopist, was born in London on 25 October 1843, the only child of John Shalders Crisp (1811–1896), a printer, and his first...

Ferrner, Bengt (1724–1802)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Astronomy and Astrophysics. 3 words.

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Fuchs, Klaus Emil Julius

Rodney P. Carlisle.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Physics. 963 words.

Fuchs, Klaus Emil Julius (29 December 1911–28 January 1988), physicist and spy, was born in Russelheim, near Frankfurt, Germany, the son of Emil Fuchs, a Lutheran minister, and Else Wagner....

Hall, Theodore

Peter Kuznick.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online October 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1227 words.

Hall, Theodore (20 Oct. 1925–1 Nov. 1999), physicist and spy, was born in Far Rockaway, New York to Rose Moskowitz and Barnett Holtzberg, who owned a fur workshop. Ted and his older...

Ljungberg, Jøns Mathias (1748–1812)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Mathematics; Astronomy and Astrophysics. 3 words.

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May, Alan Nunn (1911–2003), physicist and spy

Brian Cathcart.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Nuclear Physics. 1784 words.

May, Alan Nunn (1911–2003), physicist and spy, was born on 2 May 1911 at Bedruthan, Park Hill, Moseley, Birmingham, the youngest of four children (one girl and three boys) of Walter...

Richardson, William (b. 1796/7, d. after 1846), astronomer and accused murderer

Roger Hutchins.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1125 words.

Richardson, William (b. 1796/7, d. after 1846), astronomer and accused murderer, was born in Pocklington, Yorkshire. With his friend and future brother-in-law William Rogerson of Leeds, he...