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Thomas, (Thomas) George, Viscount Tonypandy

Michael White

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Thomas, (Thomas) George, Viscount Tonypandy (1909–1997), speaker of the House of Commons, was born on 29 January 1909 in Port Talbot, Glamorgan, the second son and fourth of five children of Zacharia Thomas (1881–1925), coalminer, of Carmarthen, and his wife, Emma Jane (1881–1972)...

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Subjects: UK Politics

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