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Category:William Wedgwood Benn, 1st Viscount Stansgate

Air Commodore William Wedgwood Benn, 1st Viscount Stansgate PC, DSO, DFC (10 May 1877 – 17 November 1960) was a British Liberal politician who later joined the Labour Party. He was en:Secretary of State for India between 1929 and 1931 and en:Secretary of State for Air between 1945 and 1945. He was the father of Tony Benn.


William Wedgwood Benn, 1st Viscount Stansgate 
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British politician
Wikipedia
Date of birth 10 May 1877
London Borough of Hackney
Date of death 17 November 1960
London
Educated at
  • University College London
Occupation
Member of political party
  • Labour Party
  • Liberal Party
Position held
  • Member of the Privy Council of the United Kingdom
  • Secretary of State for India
  • Secretary of State for Air
  • Member of the House of Lords
  • Member of the 37th Parliament of the United Kingdom
  • Member of the 35th Parliament of the United Kingdom
  • Member of the 34th Parliament of the United Kingdom
  • Member of the 34th Parliament of the United Kingdom
  • Member of the 33rd Parliament of the United Kingdom
  • Member of the 32nd Parliament of the United Kingdom
  • Member of the 31st Parliament of the United Kingdom
  • Member of the 30th Parliament of the United Kingdom
  • Member of the 29th Parliament of the United Kingdom
  • Member of the 28th Parliament of the United Kingdom
Father
  • Sir John Benn, 1st Baronet
Child
  • Tony Benn
Spouse
  • Margaret Wedgwood Benn
Award received
Authority control
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