Stanley Baldwin

Mr Stanley Baldwin

Rush ID: 7455

Details

Born:
3 August 1867
Died:
14 December 1947
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Election occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
2,3

References

Rush ID:
7455
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q166635
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BALDWIN, Stanley (1867-1947)

Peerages

  1. 1st Earl Baldwin of Bewdley

    New hereditary

    1937

Constituencies

  1. Bewdley

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1937*
    Date of exit: 1 June 1937
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Bewdley

    Party: Co. Con.
    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. Con.
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  3. Bewdley

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1908*
    Date of election: 29 February 1908
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Kidderminster

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: 1906-01-12 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Ministerial offices

  1. Financial Secretary to the Treasury 1917-1921

  2. President of the Board of Trade 1921-1922

  3. Chancellor of the Exchequer 1922-1923

  4. Prime Minister 1923-1924

  5. Lord Privy Seal 1932-1934

  6. Lord President of the Council 1931-1935

  7. Prime Minister 1935-1937

  8. Prime Minister 1924-1929

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Harrow

Marriages

  1. Ridsdale, Lucy

    Year: 1892

Relationships

  1. Father of Oliver Baldwin

  2. Son of Alfred Baldwin

  3. Uncle of Julian Ridsdale

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. United University Club

  3. Athenaeum

  4. Travellers' Club