Arthur Greenwood

Mr Arthur Greenwood

Rush ID: 4166

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1880
Died:
9 June 1954
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Civil servant
Election occupation:
Lecturer/teacher/Lab Research Dept
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
4166
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q333174
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. GREENWOOD, Arthur (1880-1954)

Constituencies

  1. Wakefield

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1932*
    Date of election: 21 April 1932
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1954*
    Date of exit: 9 June 1954
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Nelson and Colne

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1931
    Date of exit: 27 October 1931
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Parliamentary Secretary 1920-1924

  2. Minister of Health 1929-1931

  3. Minister without Portfolio 1940-1942

  4. Lord Privy Seal 1945-1947

  5. Paymaster-General 1946-1947

Higher education

  1. University of Manchester

    Graduated

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

Marriages

  1. Ainsworth Brown, Catherine

Relationships

  1. Father of Anthony Greenwood

Parties

  1. Labour Party member