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Ackner, Desmond James Conrad, Baron Ackner (1920-2006), judge

Michael Beloff

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography


Published online January 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/97069

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Ackner, Desmond James Conrad, Baron Ackner (1920-2006), judge, was born at 90 Highbury New Park, Islington, London, on 18 September 1920, the son of an immigrant Viennese dentist, Conrad Ackner, who had a fashionable practice in Wimpole Street, and his wife, (Rosine) Rhoda, née Tuck. Although both his parents were ...

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