Edmund Dell

Mr Edmund Emanuel Dell

Rush ID: 3720

Details

Born:
15 August 1921
Died:
31 October 1999
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Jewish
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Sales manager
Election occupation:
Higher Education teacher
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Obituary in The Guardian, 04/11/1999.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
3720
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q981574
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. DELL, Edmund (1921-1999)

Constituencies

  1. Birkenhead

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: 15 October 1964
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1979
    Date of exit: 3 May 1979
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: ASTMS
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Middleton and Prestwich

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election: Thu 26th May 1955
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Parliamentary Secretary 1966-1967

    Ministry of Technology

  2. Under-Secretary 1967-1968

    Department of Economic Affairs

  3. Minister of State 1968-1969

    Board of Trade

  4. Minister of State 1969-1970

    Department of Employment

  5. Secretary of State for Trade 1976-1978

  6. PPS 1965-1966

    to Jack Diamond

  7. Paymaster-General 1974-1976

Higher education

  1. Queens College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Owens School, London

Marriages

  1. Gottschalk, Susan

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

    -1981

  2. Social Democratic Party member

    1981-1988

  3. Liberal Democrat Party member

    1988-1999

Political organisations

  1. Fabian Society

Local governments

  1. Manchester City Council

    member

    1953-1960

Trade unions

  1. /trade_unions/110 member