Reference Entry

Abrahams, Harold Maurice (1899-1978), athlete and civil servant

Norris McWhirter

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Abrahams, Harold Maurice (1899-1978), athlete and civil servant, was born at 30 Rutland Road, Bedford, on 15 December 1899, the youngest in the family of two daughters and four sons of Isaac Klonimus (1850-1921) of Vladislavovka in Russian-occupied Poland and his wife, Esther Isaacs, of Merthyr Tudful. Klonimus, who proclaimed ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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