Douglas Jay

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Person.png Douglas Jay  Rdf-icon.png
(politician)
Born Douglas Patrick Thomas Jay
1907-03-23
Died 1996-03-06 (Age 88)

Employment.png President of the Board of Trade

In office
18 October 1964 - 29 August 1967
Succeeded by Anthony Crosland

Employment.png Financial Secretary to the Treasury Wikipedia-icon.png

In office
23 February 1950 - 30 October 1951
Succeeded by John Boyd-Carpenter

Employment.png Economic Secretary to the Treasury Wikipedia-icon.png

In office
13 November 1947 - 23 February 1950

Employment.png Member of Parliament for Battersea North

In office
25 July 1946 - 9 June 1983

He met with Hugh Gaitskell to propose that the UK Labour Party drop its old commitment to traditional socialism, particularly Clause IV which pledged "common ownership of the means of production, distribution and exchange".

 

Event Participated in

EventDateLocation(s)
Bilderberg/1955 September23 September 1955 - 25 September 1955Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Germany


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