Text replacement - "Peterhouse, Cambridge" to "Peterhouse (Cambridge)"
|birth_date=15 January 1914
|death_date=26 Janurary 2003
|spouses=Alexandra Henrietta Louisa Haig Howard-Johnston
|alma_mater=Christ Church (Oxford)
|birth_name=Hugh Redwald Trevor-Roper
|birth_place=Glanton, Northumberland, England
|death_place=Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, UK
|parents=Bertie William Edward Trevor-Roper (1885–1978) and Kathleen Elizabeth Davidson (died 1964)
'''Hugh Redwald Trevor-Roper, Lord Dacre of Glanton''' was a prominent [[British]] [[historian]]. <ref>Paul Lewis, [http://www.nytimes.com/2003/01/26/obituaries/26cnd-trevor.html Hugh Trevor-Roper, Hitler Historian, Dies at 89], ''New York Times'', 26 January 2003.</ref> He was Master of Peterhouse (Cambridge), from 1980 to 1987. <ref>‘[http://www.ukwhoswho.com/view/article/oupww/whowaswho/U12709 DACRE OF GLANTON]’, ''Who Was Who'', A & C Black, 1920–2008; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2007 [Accessed 4 Jan 2010] </ref>
During [[World War II]], Trevor-Roper served in the [[Secret Intelligence Service]] (SIS), where he was a colleague of [[Kim Philby]]. At the end of the war, he carried out an SIS investigation into the fate of [[Hitler]], which provided the material for his 1947 book, ''The Last Days of Hitler''.
Trevor-Roper attended the 1950 Berlin [[Congress for Cultural Freedom]], as a member of the British delegation, which was funded by the Foreign Office, though the [[Information Research Department]].<ref>Frances Stonor Saunders, Who Paid the Piper, Granta Books, 2000, p.76.</ref> He was highly critical of the tone of the conference, and attacked the domination of proceedings by 'rootless European ex-Communists'. <ref>Hugh Wilford, ''Calling the Tune? The CIA, the British Left and the Cold War'', Frank Cass, 2003, p.195.</ref>
He was a director of [[Times Newspapers Ltd]] from 1974 to 1988 <ref>‘[http://www.ukwhoswho.com/view/article/oupww/whowaswho/U12709 DACRE OF GLANTON]’, ''Who Was Who'', A & C Black, 1920–2008; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2007 [Accessed 4 Jan 2010]</ref> and from 1978 was a member of the secretive political dining society the [[Other Club]]. <ref>John Lloyd, 'Secret members of the Other Club', ''The Times'', 29 July 1997; p.13</ref>
[[Other Club]], member
<br>[[Garrick Club]], member <ref>‘[http://www.ukwhoswho.com/view/article/oupww/whowaswho/U12709 DACRE OF GLANTON]’, ''Who Was Who'', A & C Black, 1920–2008; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2007 [Accessed 4 Jan 2010] </ref>
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