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Robert Andrews Millikan (1868 - 1953)

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Robert Andrews Millikan
Born in Morrison, Whiteside County, Illinois, USAmap
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Died in San Marino, Los Angeles County, California, USAmap
Profile last modified | Created 15 Oct 2017 | Last significant change: 17 Dec 2018
22:52: James Stewart posted a message on the page for Robert Andrews Millikan (1868-1953). [Thank James for this]
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Categories: Physicists | American Notables.

Robert Millikan is Notable.


Robert was born in 1868. He was the son of Silas Millikan and Mary Andrews. He passed away in 1953.

American physicist. He was frequently referred in the letters of H. P. Lovecraft, although he was unaware that they were related.[1]

  • Fact: Burial Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale), Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA


  1. The Lovecraft Family in America R. Alain Everts

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On 17 Dec 2018 at 22:52 GMT James Stewart wrote:

1. Millikan graduated from Maquoketa (Iowa) High School in 1885. Source (Jackson County, Iowa, Historical Society):

2. There is a 44-page "Biographical Memoir" (copyrighted by the National Academy of Sciences) of Robert A. Millikan here:

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