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Arthur Holly Compton (1892 - 1962)

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Arthur Holly Compton
Born in Wooster, Wayne, Ohio, United Statesmap
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Died in Berkeley, Alameda, California, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 24 Aug 2015
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Categories: Physicists | Nobel Laureates of the 20th Century | Chicago, Illinois | Wooster, Ohio | Manhattan Project | American Notables.

Arthur Compton is Notable.


Nobel Prize winning physicist in 1927, for discovery of the Compton effect. During World War II, Compton was a key figure in the Manhattan Project.


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