Eric James Denton

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Eric Denton
Born (1923-09-30)30 September 1923
Bentley, Yorkshire, England
Died 2 January 2007(2007-01-02) (aged 77)
St. Just[disambiguation needed], Cornwall
Nationality United Kingdom
Occupation Marine Biologist

Sir Eric James Denton CBE FRS (born Bentley, Yorkshire 30 September 1923 - died St Just, Cornwall 2 January 2007)[1] was a British marine biologist who won the Royal Society's Royal Medal in 1987.[2] He was the Director of the Marine Biological Association Laboratory in Plymouth between 1974 and 1987.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brownlee, Colin (27 January 2007). "Professor Sir Eric Denton". Obituary (London: The Independent Newspaper). Retrieved 2008-12-06. 
  2. ^ Clarke, M. R. (2009). "Sir Eric James Denton CBE. 30 September 1923 -- 2 January 2007". Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society 55: 59–76. doi:10.1098/rsbm.2009.0001.  edit