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List of notable or famous electrical engineers from England, with bios and photos, including the top electrical engineers born in England and even some popular electrical engineers who immigrated to England. If you're trying to find out the names of famous English electrical engineers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These electrical engineers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known electrical engineer from England is included when available.

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This historic electrical engineers from England list can help answer the questions "Who are some English electrical engineers of note?" and "Who are the most famous electrical engineers from England?" These prominent electrical engineers of England may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected English electrical engineers.

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Alan Wilkie

Alan B. Wilkie is an English former football referee, who officiated in the Football League and the Premier League, and for UEFA. He was born in Denton Burn, Newcastle upon Tyne, but now lives in Chester-le-Street, County Durham. His other occupation during his refereeing career was as a Telecommunications electrical engineer, and he now works for the Football Association as a regional manager for referees in North East England. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 68

Birthplace: Denton Burn

Alfred Rosling Bennett is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Electrical Engineers from England
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Alfred Rosling Bennett was an English electrical engineer. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 78 (1850-1928)

Birthplace: Islington, London, United Kingdom

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Frederic Calland Williams is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Electrical Engineers from England
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Sir Frederic Calland Williams, CBE, FRS, known as 'F.C. Williams' or 'Freddie Williams', was an English engineer. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 66 (1911-1977)

Birthplace: Stockport, United Kingdom

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Godfrey Hounsfield is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Electrical Engineers from England
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Sir Godfrey Newbold Hounsfield, CBE, FRS, was an English electrical engineer who shared the 1979 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine with Allan McLeod Cormack for his part in developing the diagnostic technique of X-ray computed tomography. His name is immortalised in the Hounsfield scale, a quantitative measure of radiodensity used in evaluating CT scans. The scale is defined in Hounsfield units, running from air at −1000 HU, through water at 0 HU, and up to dense cortical bone at +1000 HU and more. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 85 (1919-2004)

Birthplace: Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom

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