Sir Alan Hodgkin


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Noun1.Sir Alan Hodgkin - English physiologist who, with Andrew Huxley, discovered the role of potassium and sodium atoms in the transmission of the nerve impulse (1914-1998)
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Birthdays: Rugby league international Bobbie Goulding, 27; novelist Susan Hill, 57; actor John Nettleton, 70; actress Charlotte Rampling, 53;New York Times publisher Arthur Sultzberger, 73; former Master of Trinity College, Cambridge, Prof Sir Alan Hodgkin, 92.
Birthdays: American baseball player Henry Louis 'Hank' Aaron, 64; Prof Sir Alan Hodgkin, former Master of Trinity College, Cambridge, 84; actor John Nettleton, 69; novelist and playwright Susan Hill, 56; actress Charlotte Rampling, 52;New York Times publisher Arthur Sulzberger, 72.