Alan Arnold Griffith, 1893-1963

  title={Alan Arnold Griffith, 1893-1963},
  author={A. A. Rubbra},
  journal={Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society},
  pages={117 - 136}
  • A. Rubbra
  • Published 1 November 1964
  • Art
  • Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society
Alan Arnold Griffith was born in London on 13 June 1893. His father, George Griffith, explorer, journalist and author, was a widely travelled man who had a varied and interesting career. Much of George Griffith’s time abroad was spent in South Africa where, as a special correspondent of the Daily Mail, he covered among other events, certain of Rhodes’s journeys. As an author, he dealt with both fact and fiction, the latter including historical novels, a prediction of the coming Russian… 
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