Frank Adcock

Sir Frank Ezra Adcock, OBE, FBA (15 April 1886 22 February 1968) was a British classical historian who was Professor of Ancient History at the University of Cambridge between 1925 and 1951. In addition to his academic work, he also served as a cryptographer in both World War I and World War II.


Frank Adcock

Born(1886-04-15)15 April 1886
Died22 February 1968(1968-02-22) (aged 81)
NationalityBritish
TitleProfessor of Ancient History
Academic work
DisciplineAncient History
InstitutionsKing's College, Cambridge
University of Cambridge