Gordon Lang

Reverend Gordon Lang

Rush ID: 4640

Details

Born:
25 February 1893
Died:
20 June 1981
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Methodist
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Religious minister
Election occupation:
Criminologist/author/lecturer
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
4640
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5585440
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LANG, Reverend Gordon (1893-1981)

Constituencies

  1. Stalybridge and Hyde

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: 5 July 1945
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1951
    Date of exit: 25 October 1951
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Oldham

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1929
    Date of election: 30 May 1929
    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: ILP
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Stalybridge

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1937*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Labour
  2. Oldham

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1935
    Date of election: 1935-11-14 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
  3. Oldham

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1931
    Date of election: 1931-10-27 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour

Schools

  1. Cheshunt

    Notes: check if gram or sec mod

  2. (School name unknown)

Marriages

  1. Evans, unknown

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. ILP sponsored by

  2. Fabian Society member

  3. IPU member

  4. EPA member

Clubs

  1. Authors' Club

  2. National Labour Club