Adrian, Edgar

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Adrian, Edgar Gender: M
Edgar Douglas Adrian
born on 30 November 1889
Place London, England, 51n30, 0w10
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
Documented source; untimed
Rodden Rating AX
Collector: Scholfield
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Edgar Adrian


English electrophysiologist and recipient of the 1932 Nobel Prize for Physiology, won jointly with Sir Charles Sherrington for work on the function of neurons. He provided experimental evidence for the all-or-none law of nerves.

He died 4 August 1977.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes birth announcement: "On the 30th Nov., at Mayfield, Elsworthy-road, Hampstead, the wife of Alfred Douglas Adrian, of a son." (The Times, 3 Dec. 1889, p. 1).

Birth time unknown. Starkman rectified to 04.57.50 GMT


  • Vocation : Science : Biology
  • Notable : Awards : Nobel prize