Oliver Lyttelton

Mr Oliver Lyttelton

Rush ID: 4809

Details

Born:
15 March 1893
Died:
21 January 1972
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Alfred Lyttelton MP and his second wife Edith Balfour
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
4809
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q2892622
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LYTTELTON, Oliver (1893-1972)

Peerages

  1. 1st Viscount Chandos

    New hereditary

    1954

Constituencies

  1. Aldershot

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1940*
    Date of election: 26 November 1940
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1954*
    Date of exit: 9 September 1954
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. President of the Board of Trade 1940-1941

  2. Minister of State 1941-1942

    Resident in Cairo; Minister of State for War Production 1942

  3. Minister of Production 1942-1945

  4. President of the Board of Trade 1945

    May-June 1945

  5. Secretary of State for the Colonies 1951-1954

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Osborne, Lady Moira Godolphin

    Year: 1920

Relationships

  1. Son of Alfred Lyttelton

  2. Cousin of John Lyttelton

  3. Nephew of Charles Lyttelton

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Buck's Club

  2. St James's Club

  3. Turf Club

  4. Grillions Club