Sir Ronald Ross

Standard Name: Ross, Sir Ronald


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Friends, Associates Rose Macaulay
RM 's friendship with Ronald Ross survived his family's suspicions after they had first met that she was fortune-hunting. Later she was friendly with both him and his wife.
Emery, Jane. Rose Macaulay: A Writer’s Life. John Murray.
politics Emmeline Pethick-Lawrence
EPL characterised the United Suffragists organisation as one of militancy without violence.
Matthew, Henry Colin Gray et al., editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
Founding members included Sir Ronald Ross , St John Ervine , Major-General Sir Alfred Turner , and H. J. Gillespie . The Pethick-Lawrences...


August 1899: The anopheles malarial mosquito was discovered...

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August 1899

The anopheles malarial mosquito was discovered and identified in stagnant pools by Sir Ronald Ross , head of a malaria research expedition in Sierra Leone.

10 December 1902: Sir Ronald Ross from Great Britain was awarded...

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10 December 1902

Sir Ronald Ross from Great Britain was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his work on malaria.


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