[frahngk; French frahnk]
- Cé·sar (Au·guste) [sey-zar oh-gyst] /seɪˈzar oʊˈgüst/, 1822–90, French composer, born in Belgium.
- James,1882–1964, U.S. physicist, born in Germany: Nobel Prize 1925.
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Franck has not, as they say, spelled out a mechanism by which this could happen.
Following a storm of criticism, Franck dug in on the comparison in two further posts.
At the age of twelve, artist Franck de las Mercedes and his family fled their home in Nicaragua.
Franck de las Mercedes was hitting his stride as an artist when a fire destroyed all of his work.
About the year 1810, a physician of Caen, named Sauvage, confirmed the opinion of Franck.A World of Wonders
Franck is the only great composer that Belgium has produced in modern times.Musical Criticisms
On this trip Franck outlined to me his whole colonial creed.
Franck now turned to a subject which reflects his courage and progressiveness.
The figures are by Franck and the picture is signed by both masters.
- (French frɑ̃k) César (Auguste) (sezar). 1822–90, French composer, organist, and teacher, born in Belgium. His works, some of which make use of cyclic form, include a violin sonata, a string quartet, the Symphony in D Minor (1888), and much organ music
- (fræŋk) James . 1882–1964, US physicist, born in Germany: shared a Nobel prize for physics with Gustav Hertz (1925) for work on the quantum theory, particularly the effects of bombarding atoms with electrons
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