Bragg


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Confederate general during the American Civil War who was defeated by Grant in the battle of Chattanooga (1817-1876)

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Bragg was only able to play a handful of County Championship matches in 2017 due to illness, but did enjoy a successful Royal London One-Day Cup campaign after registering a career-best 94 against the Kent Spitfires at Swansea.
Lord Bragg will be introduced by renowned historian Professor Sir Diarmaid MacCulloch, best known for his 2009 BBC television series and book, The History of Christianity .
Australian-born physicist William Lawrence Bragg was but twenty-five years of age when, in 1915, he and his father received the Nobel Prize for their pioneering work in X-ray crystallography.
After winning a scholarship to Oxford in the late Fifties, where he read modern history, Lord Bragg joined the BBC as a trainee.
On hearing of Roentgen's discovery in the first few months of 1896, William Bragg (in Adelaide) and Thomas Lyle (in Melbourne) produced X-ray images (radiographs) and even made X-ray tubes.
Bragg found excellent support from skipper Mark Wallace (47) and Stewart Walters (30) during a knock that lasted 343 minutes and 285 balls, putting on 97 for the seventh wicket with Wallace and compiling a fifth-wicket stand of 52 with Walters.
His tally of 178 runs, at an average just under 60, doubles the next Glamorgan batsman and Bragg has already contributed a match-winning innings with his unbeaten 72 at the Kia Oval in a unbeaten opening stand of 153 with Gareth Rees in the 10-wicket win.
William Henry Bragg and his son William Lawrence Bragg are the only father and son team to have won a Nobel Prize.
The report also said that Bragg, who finished third in the 1500 metres at the Australian junior titles in Perth in March, was with the lead pack for much of the road race, astonishing his seasoned rivals and even his coach with his ability to push himself to the limit.
Honest and authentic, Bragg able to laugh at himself and clear away the dust in our eyes that cloud visions of a better future.
Billy Bragg looks more like a cowboy than a campaign folk–singer these days.
The Bragg About Science day - named after legendary physicists William Henry Bragg and William Lawrence Bragg - aimed to encourage students studying A-level biology, chemistry and physics to read sciences at university.
Bragg, 64, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, December 9, 2012 at UMass Memorial Healthcare - University Campus in Worcester.
Frederick Bragg falsely claimed he was living alone when he was actually living with his wife, Teesside Magistrates Court heard.
Bragg previously served as president and CEO for MBG Marketing, a North American blueberry marketing cooperative of 365 members.