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Robert John Strutt

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Robert John Strutt, 4th Baron Rayleigh, Lord Rayleigh, Fellow of the Royal Society (28 August 1875 – 13 December 1947) was a British peer and physicist.

He discovered "active nitrogen", was the first to distinguish the glow of the night sky. [1]

1947 Obituary [2]

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