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No 6591

Wednesday 14 October 2020

Vol cli No 3

pp. 42–66


Obituary Notices

Professor Frank Harold Trevor Rhodes, Honorary Fellow of Robinson College and sometime Visiting Fellow of Clare Hall, formerly President and Professor of Geological Sciences Emeritus, Cornell University, died on 3 February 2020, aged 93 years.

Sir John Lyons, M.A., Ph.D., Litt.D., FBA, Honorary Fellow and former Master of Trinity Hall, Honorary Fellow of Christ’s College, died on 12 March 2020, aged 87 years.

Kenneth Charles Arthur Smith, M.A., Ph.D., (Hon.) FRMS, Life Fellow of Fitzwilliam College and Reader in Electrical Engineering Emeritus, died on 15 March 2020, aged 91 years.

Kenneth Odell Turner, M.A., Life Fellow of Hughes Hall, died on 26 March 2020, aged 89 years.

Professor Michael John Owen Wakelam, Bye-Fellow of Downing College, Honorary Professor of Lipid Signalling and Director of the Babraham Institute, died on 31 March 2020, aged 64 years.

Professor Eleanor Margaret Burbidge, FRS, Honorary Fellow of Girton College and of Lucy Cavendish College, Professor of Physics Emerita and formerly Director of the Center for Astronomy and Space Sciences, University of California, San Diego, sometime Director of the Royal Greenwich Observatory, died on 5 April 2020, aged 100 years.

The Right Honourable Sir John Grant Mckenzie Laws, Honorary Fellow of Robinson College and sometime Goodhart Visiting Professor of Legal Science, formerly Lord Justice of Appeal, died on 5 April 2020, aged 74 years.

The Right Reverend Simon Barrington‑Ward, KCMG, M.A., Honorary Fellow and Honorary Assistant Chaplain and sometime Dean of Chapel and former Chaplain of Magdalene College, Honorary Assistant Bishop in the Diocese of Ely, sometime Lord Bishop of Coventry, died on 11 April 2020, aged 89 years.

Paul Woudhuysen, M.A., of Emmanuel College, sometime Keeper of Printed Books and Manuscripts at the Fitzwilliam Museum, died on 3 May 2020, aged 84 years.

Peter Anthony Linehan, M.A., Ph.D., FBA, Fellow and sometime Tutor for Graduate Affairs and Dean of St John’s College, Senior Proctor 1976–77, died on 9 July 2020, aged 76 years.

Professor Nicholas Langrishe Alleyne Lash, M.A., Ph.D., D.D., Emeritus Fellow of Clare Hall and former Fellow and Dean of St Edmund’s College, Norris-Hulse Professor of Divinity Emeritus, died on 11 July 2020, aged 86 years.

Dr David John Bennett, Visitor to the Senior Combination Room, St Edmund’s College, Scientific Consultant and Director of Cambridge Biomedical Consultants Ltd, died on 8 August 2020, aged 83 years.

Allan Greville Brigham, (Hon.) M.A., Senior Member of Wolfson College, local historian, guide, and former Trustee and Chair of the Friends of the Museum of Cambridge, died on 7 September 2020, aged 69 years.

His Honour Judge Stuart Nigel Bridge, M.A., Life Fellow of Queens’ College and formerly University Lecturer in Law, Circuit Judge and sometime Law Commissioner, died on 12 September 2020, aged 62 years.

Professor Richard James Jackson, M.A., Ph.D., FRS, Emeritus Fellow of Pembroke College and Professor of RNA Biochemistry Emeritus, died on 21 September 2020, aged 80 years.

Guy Gibson Pooley, M.A., Ph.D., Life Fellow of Fitzwilliam College and member of Peterhouse, Visitor, the Astrophysics Group, Cavendish Laboratory and the Battcock Centre for Experimental Astrophysics, died on 7 October 2020, aged 76 years.