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Henry Sorby
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Born in Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Born on 10th of May 1826
Died on 9th of March 1908

Born 1826. Died 1908 - Geologist and metallurgist.

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In my opinion, most of the great men of the past were only there for the beer - the wealth, prestige and grandeur that went with the power. - A J P Taylor
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