David Maxwell Fyfe

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Person.png David Maxwell Fyfe   SpartacusRdf-icon.png
(lawyer)
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Born 29 May 1900
Edinburgh, Scotland
Died 27 January 1967 (Age 66)
Withyham, Sussex, England
Nationality Scottish, British
Alma mater Oxford University/Balliol College
Spouse Sylvia Harrison
Party Conservative

Employment.png Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain Wikipedia-icon.png

In office
18 October 1954 - 13 July 1962

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In office
27 October 1951 - 19 October 1954
Preceded by James Chuter Ede

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In office
25 May 1945 - 26 July 1945

Employment.png Solicitor General for England and Wales Wikipedia-icon.png

In office
4 March 1942 - 25 May 1945

Employment.png Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain Wikipedia-icon.png

In office
18 October 1954 - 13 July 1962

David Patrick Maxwell Fyfe, 1st Earl of Kilmuir, GCVO,PC,QC, known as Sir David Maxwell Fyfe from 1942 to 1954 and as Viscount Kilmuir from 1954 to 1962, was a British Conservative politician, lawyer and judge who combined an industrious and precocious legal career with political ambitions that took him to the offices of Solicitor General, Attorney General, Home Secretary and Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain.

 

Events Participated in

EventDateLocation(s)
Bilderberg/1957 February15 February 1957 - 17 February 1957St Simons Island
Georgia
US
Bilderberg/1957 October4 October 1957 - 6 October 1957Fiuggi
Italy
Bilderberg/195813 September 1958 - 15 September 1958Buxton
United Kingdom


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