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Arthur Holly Compton
Birth: Sep. 10, 1892
Death: Mar. 15, 1962

Physicist. He identified the "Compton Effect" (increase of wavelength of x-rays and gamma rays under certain conditions), sharing the Nobel Prize in 1927. Worked on the Manhattan Project, and was Chancellor of Washington University in St. Louis (1945-53) (bio by: Ginny M) 
 
Burial:
Wooster Cemetery
Wooster
Wayne County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 18, Lot 2339, Grave 9472
 
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Record added: May 30, 2001
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Arthur Holly Compton
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Arthur Holly Compton
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Arthur Holly Compton
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