|1.||Allan. ?1686--1758, Scottish poet, editor, and bookseller, noted particularly for his pastoral comedy The Gentle Shepherd (1725): first person to introduce the circulating library in Scotland|
|2.||his son, Allan 1713--84, Scottish portrait painter|
|3.||James Andrew Broun Ramsay See Dalhousie|
|4.||Gordon. born 1963, British chef and restaurateur; achieved a third Michelin star (2001)|
|5.||Sir William. 1852--1916, Scottish chemist. He discovered argon (1894) with Rayleigh, isolated helium (1895), and identified neon, krypton, and xenon: Nobel prize for chemistry 1904|
|an extraordinary or unusual thing, person, or event; an exceptional example or instance.|
|a children's mummer's parade, as on the Fourth of July, with prizes for the best costumes.|
sir william ramsay
British physical chemist who discovered four gases (neon, argon, krypton, xenon) and showed that they (with helium and radon) formed an entire family of new elements, the noble gases. He was awarded the 1904 Nobel Prize for Chemistry in recognition of this achievement.
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