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Lyon Playfair, 1st Baron Playfair, GCB, PC, FRS (1818 – 1898).


Lyon Playfair, 1st Baron Playfair 
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British politician
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Date of birth1 May 1818
Haiti
Date of death29 May 1898
South Kensington
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  • Postmaster General of the United Kingdom (18 November 1873, 17 February 1874, William Monsell, 1st Baron Emly, John Manners, 7th Duke of Rutland)
  • Chairman of Ways and Means (1880, 1883, Henry Cecil Raikes, Sir Arthur Otway, 3rd Baronet)
  • Secretary of State for Education (13 February 1886, 20 July 1886, Henry Holland, 1st Viscount Knutsford, Henry Holland, 1st Viscount Knutsford)
  • Member of the Privy Council of the United Kingdom
  • Member of the 25th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Leeds South, 4 July 1892, 22 September 1892, United Kingdom general election, 1892)
  • Member of the 24th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Leeds South, 1 July 1886, 28 June 1892, United Kingdom general election, 1886, dissolution of parliament)
  • Member of the 23rd Parliament of the United Kingdom (Leeds South, 24 November 1885, 26 June 1886, United Kingdom general election, 1885, dissolution of parliament)
  • Member of the 22nd Parliament of the United Kingdom (Edinburgh and St Andrews Universities, 31 March 1880, 18 November 1885, United Kingdom general election, 1880, dissolution of parliament)
  • Member of the 21st Parliament of the United Kingdom (Edinburgh and St Andrews Universities, 31 January 1874, 24 March 1880, United Kingdom general election, 1874, dissolution of parliament)
  • Member of the 20th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Edinburgh and St Andrews Universities, 5 December 1868, 26 January 1874, United Kingdom general election, 1868, dissolution of parliament)
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