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He was interested in improving the education of school teachers of physics. He believed sciece should be based on experiment rather than theory and wrote several text books.
- Frederick Guthrie
- Born: 15 October 1833 London
- Died: 21 October 1886 London
- Founder and First President of the Physical Society of London 1884 - 1886
- Professor of Physics at the Royal College of Science, South Kensington
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