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Wilson, (James) Harold, Baron Wilson of Rievaulx

Roy Jenkins

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Wilson, (James) Harold, Baron Wilson of Rievaulx (1916–1995), prime minister, was born at 4 Warneford Road, Linthwaite, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, on 11 March 1916, the son of (James) Herbert Wilson (1882–1971), works chemist, and his wife, Ethel, née Seddon (1882–1957), a schoolteacher before her marriage. The ...

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Subjects: UK Politics

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