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André Tridon Jagendorf was born on October 21, 1926, in New York City and died on March 13, 2017. He was a Liberty Hyde Bailey Professor Emeritus in the Section of Plant Biology at Cornell University. He was notable for providing direct evidence that chloroplasts synthesize adenosine triphosphate (ATP) using the chemiosmotic mechanism proposed by ..

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Geoffrey John Wainwright was born on September 19, 1937, and died on March 6, 2017. He was a British archaeologist specializing in prehistory. Wainwright was the Chief Archaeologist of English Heritage from 1989 to 1999, and visiting professor to a number of universities. Wainwright served as President of the Prehistoric Society from 1981 to 1985 ..

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Mahlon E. Doyle was born on June 14, 1921, and died on March 4, 2017. He was an American cryptologist. Doyle had a 31-year career at the National Security Agency and its predecessor organizations. He was an inventor, innovator, and author, Doyle profoundly affected the design of modern cryptographic devices. He designed the cryptologics for ..

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George Weinberg was born on May 17, 1929 and died on March 20, 2017. He was an American psychologist. Weinberg was the author of several books. Weinberg coined the term “homophobia” in 1965, and it first appeared in the press in 1969. Weinberg’s father, Frederick Weinberg, was a lawyer while his mother, Lillian Hyman, was ..

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Chandler Seymour Robbins was born on July 17, 1918, in Belmont, Massachusetts and died on March 20, 2017. He was an American ornithologist. Robbins’ contributions to the field include co-authorship of an influential field guide to birds, as well as organizing the North American Breeding Bird Survey. Following a 60 years career in public service, ..

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André Tosel was born on June 15, 1941 and died on March 14, 2017. He was a French Marxist philosopher and academic administrator. Tosel taught Philosophy at the University of Franche-Comté and Pantheon-Sorbonne University until he became a full professor of Philosophy at the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis. Tosel served as its vice president ..

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