Woodrow Wyatt

Mr Woodrow Lyle Wyatt

Rush ID: 6424

Details

Born:
4 July 1918
Died:
7 December 1997
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Robert Harvey Lyle Wyatt
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
6424
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q8033220
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WYATT, Woodrow (1918-1997)

Peerages

  1. Baron Wyatt

    Life

    1987

Constituencies

  1. Bosworth

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1959
    Date of election: 8 October 1959
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1970
    Date of exit: 18 June 1970
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Birmingham Aston

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: 5 July 1945
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1955
    Date of exit: 26 May 1955
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Relocation / defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Defeated contesting Grantham at 1955 General Election.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Grantham

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election: 1955-05-26 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour

Ministerial offices

  1. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State 1951

    War Office

  2. Financial Secretary to the War Office 1951

Higher education

  1. Worcester College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eastbourne College

Marriages

  1. Hastings, Lady Moorea

    Year: 1957

    Notes: divorced 1966

  2. Banszky, Veronica

    Year: 1966

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. Fabian Society member