Dingle Foot

Mr Dingle Mackintosh Foot

Rush ID: 4005

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1905
Died:
18 June 1978
Birth place:
Plymouth, Devon, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Knighted between 1964 and 1966 General Elections.
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Law Officer
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
4005
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q334651
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. FOOT, Dingle (1905-1978)

Constituencies

  1. Ipswich

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1957*
    Date of election: 24 October 1957
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1970
    Date of exit: 18 June 1970
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Dundee

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1931
    Date of election: 27 October 1931
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1945
    Date of exit: 5 July 1945
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Cornwall North

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1951
    Date of election: 1951-10-25 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  2. Cornwall North

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 1950-02-23 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  3. Dundee

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: 1945-07-05 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  4. Tiverton

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1929
    Date of election: 1929-05-30 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal

Ministerial offices

  1. Parliamentary Secretary 1940-1945

  2. Solicitor-General 1964-1967

Higher education

  1. Balliol College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Bembridge School, IOW

Marriages

  1. Elliston, unknown

    Year: 1933

Relationships

  1. Brother of Michael Foot

  2. Son of Isaac Foot

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

    to 1956

  2. Labour Party member

    1956-1970

Clubs

  1. Garrick Club

  2. Beefsteak Club