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1. Sir Alexander. 1881--1955, Scottish bacteriologist: discovered lysozyme (1922) and penicillin (1928): shared the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine in 1945
2. Ian (Lancaster). 1908--64, English author of spy novels; creator of the secret agent James Bond
3. Sir John Ambrose. 1849--1945, English electrical engineer: invented the thermionic valve (1904)
a native or inhabitant of Flanders or a Flemish-speaking Belgian