Richard Haldane

Mr Richard Burdon Haldane

Rush ID: 2141

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1856
Died:
19 August 1928
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Lecturer
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2141
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q334078
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HALDANE, Richard (1856-1928)

Peerages

  1. 1st Viscount Haldane of Cloan

    New hereditary

    1911

Constituencies

  1. Haddingtonshire

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1911*
    Date of exit: 27 March 1911
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Secretary of State for War 1905-1912

Higher education

  1. University of Edinburgh

    Graduated

  2. Gottingen

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Edinburgh Academy

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum

  2. Brooks's Club

  3. National Liberal Club

  4. New Club