John Eden

Mr John Benedict Eden

Rush ID: 3853

Details

Born:
15 September 1925
Died:
23 May 2020
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Company director (engineering)
Election occupation:
Company director-engineering/investments
Parentage:
Sir Timothy Eden, Bart
Notes:
Succeeded to baronetcy in 1963.
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
3853
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q1699922
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. EDEN, John (1925- )

Peerages

  1. Baron Eden of Winton

    Life

    1983

Constituencies

  1. Bournemouth West

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1954*
    Date of election: 18 February 1954
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1983
    Date of exit: 9 June 1983
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Paddington North

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1953*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Minister of State 1970-1972

    Technology

  2. Minister 1972-1974

    Posts

Schools

  1. Eton College

  2. St Paul's School, Concord, U.S.A.

Marriages

  1. Pascoe, Belinda Jane

    Year: 1958

    Notes: Dissolved 1973

  2. Gordon, Margaret Ann

    Year: 1977

Relationships

  1. Nephew of Anthony Eden

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Boodle's Club

  2. Pratt's Club