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Authorised form of nameMakins; Roger Mellor (1904 - 1996); 1st Baron Sherfield
Dates1904 - 1996
Date of birth03/02/1904
Date of death10/11/1996
ActivityEducation:
Winchester College
Honours:
GCB ; GCMB ; Baron 1964
Membership categoryStatute 12
Date of election26/06/1986
Age at election82
SourcesObituaries:
Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society 1998 vol 44 pp 265-278, plate, by Lord Selborne
Royal Society codeNA2147
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
HWT/45/3Shrewsbury SchoolMarch - May 1980
EC/1986/47Makins, Roger Mellor, 1st Baron Sherfield: certificate of election to the Royal Society1986
IM/002934Makins, Roger Mellor, 1st Baron Sherfieldnd
PB/4/11/20Letter from Roger Makins (later Lord Sheffield) on the history of the voting procedure in the Security Council of the United NationsApril 1947
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