Atkinson, Richard Chatham
1929 - Richard C. Atkinson was born in March.
1976 - Acting director of National Science Foundation.
1977 - Director of National Science Foundation.
1980 - Chancellor of University of California at San Diego.
1995 - President of University of California.
2005 - The unnamed Sixth College at UCSD moved to name the college in his honor.
- On the 27th of April, UCSD students were notified that Dr. Atkinson had withdrawn his name from further consideration as the future namesake of Sixth College.
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