Anthony Greenwood

Mr Arthur William James Greenwood

Rush ID: 4163

Details

Born:
14 September 1911
Died:
12 April 1982
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Civil servant
Election occupation:
Journalist/broadcaster
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
4163
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q15054299
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. GREENWOOD, Anthony (1911-1982)

Peerages

  1. Baron Greenwood of Rossendale

    Life

    1970

Constituencies

  1. Rossendale

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 23 February 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1970
    Date of exit: 18 June 1970
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Heywood and Radcliffe

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1946*
    Date of election: 21 February 1946
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Secretary of State for the Colonies 1964-1965

  2. Minister 1965-1966

    Overseas Development

  3. Minister 1966-1970

    Housing

Higher education

  1. Balliol College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Merchant Taylor's School

Marriages

  1. Williams, Gillian Crawshay

Relationships

  1. Son of Arthur Greenwood

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. Fabian Society

Local governments

  1. Hampstead Borough Council

    member

    1945-1949

Trade unions

  1. Transport and General Workers Union member

  2. Transport and General Workers Union sponsored by

Clubs

  1. Savile Club

  2. Royal Automobile Club