Richter definition by Webster's New World
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Richter, Burton 1931-; U.S. physicist
Richter definition by American Heritage Dictionary
, Burton Born 1931.
American physicist. He shared a 1976 Nobel Prize for the discovery of a subatomic particle.
, Jean Paul Friedrich Pen name Jean Paul. 1763-1825.
German writer whose humorous and sentimental novels include Titan (1800-1803) and Years of Indiscretion (1804-1805).
, Sviatoslav Teofilovich 1915-1997.
Ukranian-born Soviet pianist noted for both his technique and his poetic sensibility. His diverse repertoire ranged from the Romantic symphonies of Schubert and Schumann to the modern works of Prokofiev.