Maurice Hugh Frederick Wilkins CBE FRS (15 December 1916 – 5 October 2004) was a New Zealand-born British biophysicist and Nobel laureate whose research spanned multiple areas of physics and biophysics, contributing to the scientific understanding of phosphorescence, isotope separation, optical microscopy and X-ray diffraction, and to the development of radar.
23/11/2021 · The Chief Counsel is appointed by the President of the United States with the advice and consent of the U.S. Senate. As the chief legal advisor to the IRS Commissioner on all matters pertaining to the interpretation, administration and enforcement of the Internal Revenue Laws (as well as all other legal matters) the Chief Counsel provides legal guidance and interpretive advice to the IRS ...
Obituary. Stewart Joseph Wilkins (Stew) Born February 25, 1948 Sandusky, Ohio Died December 29, 2021 Bowling Green, Ohio. Born to and preceded in death by his father Stewart William Wilkins and mother Anne Wilkins.
17/01/2022 · By WILLIAM R. BARNARD. AP Sports Writer. INDIANAPOLIS — Dominique Wilkins credited league-leading playmaker Isiah Thomas of the Detroit Pistons with another assist Saturday after the Atlanta Hawks’ soaring star won the National Basketball Association Slam-Dunk contest. “Isiah coached me on the different types of dunks to try,” Wilkins said.
William Sylvester, Actor: 2001: A Space Odyssey. William Sylvester was born on January 31, 1922 in Oakland, California, USA as William R. Silvester. He was an actor, known for 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), Gorgo (1961) and Riding with Death (1976). He was married to Veronica Hurst and Sheila Sweet. He died on January 25, 1995 in Sacramento, California.
William Joseph Burns (born April 4, 1956) is an American diplomat and career ambassador serving as the director of the Central Intelligence Agency since March 19, 2021. He previously served as the United States deputy secretary of state from 2011 to 2014. He retired from the US Foreign Service in 2014 after a 33-year diplomatic career.