Robert Harmsworth

Sir Robert Leicester Harmsworth

Rush ID: 4261

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1870
Died:
19 January 1937
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (newspapers/publishing)
Election occupation:
Company director (newspapers/publishing)
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
4261
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6519187
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HARMSWORTH, Sir Robert (1870-1937)

Constituencies

  1. Caithness and Sutherland

    Party: Co. Lib.
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Party: Co. Lib.
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Defeated standing as Liberal.
  2. Caithness

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1900
    Date of election: 1 October 1900
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Schools

  1. Marylebone GS

Marriages

  1. Scott, unknown

Relationships

  1. Brother of Cecil Harmsworth

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Reform Club