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Eric Ashby, Baron Ashby (1904–1992) by Ruskin Spear, 1960 in the collection of Queen's University Belfast

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Ashby, Eric, Baron Ashby (1904–1992), botanist and university administrator, was born on 24 August 1904 at 12 Fairlop Road, north Leyton, London, the eldest of three sons of Herbert Charles Ashby, commercial clerk (and later accountant), and his wife, Hel?na Maria, née Chater...

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Blackburn, Hugh (1823–1909), mathematician and college administrator, was born on 2 July 1823 at Craigflower in Fife, the seventh and youngest son of the eight children of John Blackburn (1756–1840), Glasgow sugar merchant, and his wife, Rebecca Leslie (b. 1788), daughter of ...

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Brattle, Thomas (1658–1713), astronomer and college administrator in America, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, on 20 June 1658, the second of the eight children of Thomas Brattle (c.1624–1683), a merchant, and his wife, Elizabeth Tyng (1638–1682). The elder Thomas was one of the wealthiest men in the colony, which he served in many capacities, including as a representative in the ...

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Brewster, Sir David (1781–1868), natural philosopher and academic administrator, was born on 11 December 1781 in a house in the Canongate, Jedburgh, second son and third of the six children of James Brewster (c.1735–1815), rector of Jedburgh grammar school, and his wife, ...

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Sir David Brewster (1781–1868) by David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson, 1843 ? National Portrait Gallery, London

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Brosan, George Stephen (1921–2001), engineer and educational administrator, was born on 8 August 1921 in Budapest, Hungary, the only child of Rudolph Brosan, an architect, and his wife, Margaret. They moved to England in 1922. Brosan went from Kilburn grammar school to Faraday House Electrical Engineering College...

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Burnett, Sir John Harrison (1922–2007), botanist and university administrator, was born on 21 January 1922 in Ripon, Yorkshire, the son of Thomas Harrison Burnett (1887–1970), Methodist minister, and his wife, Florence, née Waite. The family moved soon thereafter to Paisley, where his father was minister of ...

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William Benjamin Carpenter (1813–1885) by Maull & Polyblank, 1855 ? National Portrait Gallery, London

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Carpenter, William Benjamin (1813–1885), biologist and university administrator, was born in Exeter on 29 October 1813, the fourth child and eldest son of Dr Lant Carpenter (1780–1840) and his wife, Anna (d. 1856), daughter of James Penn, of Kidderminster. He was the brother of ...

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Chilver, (Amos) Henry, Baron Chilver (1926–2012), structural engineer and university administrator, was born on 30 October 1926 at 396 Ripple Road, Barking, Essex, the eldest of three sons of Amos Henry (Moss) Chilver (1896–1983), cabinet-maker, and his wife, Annie Ellen, née Mack (1900–1982)...

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Christopherson, Sir Derman Guy (1915–2000), engineer and university administrator, was born on 6 September 1915 in Plumstead, south-east London, the only son of the Revd Derman Christopherson (1875–c.1943), Church of England clergyman, and his wife, Edith Frances, née Leighton (c...

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Combridge, John Theodore (1897–1986), mathematician and university administrator, was born on 28 August 1897 at 5 Leopold Road, Brighton, the son of Daniel Thomas Combridge, a retired butcher, and his wife, Rhoda Rebecca Gardner. Educated at Brighton College (1912–17), he served in France...

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Sir Samuel Crowe Curran (1912–1998) by unknown photographer, 1969 ? News International Newspapers Ltd

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Curran, Sir Samuel Crowe [Sam] (1912–1998), physicist and university administrator, was born in Ballymena, co. Antrim, on 23 May 1912, the second of four sons of John Curran (1885–1959), a steelworks foreman, and his wife, Sarah Owens, née Crowe (1886–1968). His mother had gone to her ancestral home a few weeks before his birth so that he could be born in ...

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Ferrers, Norman Macleod (1829–1903), mathematician and university administrator, was born on 11 August 1829 at Prinknash Park, Upton St Leonards, Gloucestershire, the only child of Thomas Bromfield Ferrers (1794–1849), stockbroker, of London, and his wife, Lavinia, daughter of Alexander Macleod of Harris. He was educated at ...

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Filon, Louis Napoleon George (1875–1937), mathematical physicist and university administrator, was born at St Cloud, near Paris, on 22 November 1875, the only son of Pierre Marie Augustin Filon, littérateur and tutor to the prince imperial, and his wife, Marie Jeanne Madeline Poirel...

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Fletcher, Joseph (1813–1852), statistician and school inspector, was the third son of George Fletcher, of Rennes, France. Little is known of his background and early life, except that he was admitted to the Middle Temple in 1838 and called to the bar on 7 May 1841. As with contemporaries such as ...

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Flowers, Brian Hilton, Baron Flowers (1924–2010), theoretical physicist, public servant, and university administrator, was born on 13 September 1924 at 321 Revidge Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, the only son and eldest of three children of the Revd Harold Joseph Flowers (1894–1971), Baptist minister, and his wife, ...

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Garnett, William (1850–1932), physicist and educational administrator, was born at 183 Queen Street, Portsea, on 30 December 1850, son of William Garnett, auctioneer, and his wife, Selina (née Webb). He was baptized at King Street Chapel in the following March. Four years later, the family moved to ...