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Maurice Wilkes
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Born in Dudley, West Midlands
Born on 26th of June 1913

Born 1913 - English computer scientist.


Educated at Cambridge. Conducted research in physics, pioneer work with computers. Elected FRS in 1956, knighted in 2000.

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