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date: 23 October 2020

York, Herbert Franklocked

(24 Nov. 1921–19 May 2009)
  • Hugh Gusterson

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York, Herbert Frank (24 Nov. 1921–19 May 2009), nuclear physicist, was born in Rochester, New York, to Herbert York, Sr., and Nellie York. His father worked as a baggage handler and messenger for the railways, but insisted that his son would go to college. York graduated from the University of Rochester in ...

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