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Asquith, Anthony (1902-1968), film director and aesthete

David Wenden

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/30479
Asquith, Anthony (1902-1968), film director and aesthete


Asquith, Anthony (1902-1968), film director and aesthete, was born on 9 November 1902 in London, the youngest son of Herbert Henry Asquith, first earl of Oxford and Asquith (1852-1928), the Liberal statesman and future prime minister, and his second wife, Margaret Emma Alice (Margot) Asquith (1864-1945), daughter of Sir Charles ...

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