Malcolm Macdonald

Mr Malcolm John Macdonald

Rush ID: 8130

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1901
Died:
11 January 1981
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Private secretary
Election occupation:
Private secretary
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
8130
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q333507
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. MACDONALD, Malcolm (1901-1981)

Constituencies

  1. Ross and Cromarty

    Party: Nat. Lab.
    Year of election: 1936*
    Date of election: 10 February 1936
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1945
    Date of exit: 5 July 1945
    Party: Nat. Lab.
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Bassetlaw

    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: 1935
    Date of exit: 14 November 1935
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Bassetlaw

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1924
    Date of election: Wed 29th Oct 1924
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  2. Bassetlaw

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: Thu 6th Dec 1923
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Under-Secretary 1931-1935

    Dominions

  2. Secretary of State for the Colonies 1935

  3. Secretary of State for the Dominions 1938-1940

  4. Secretary

  5. Minister of Health 1940-1941

Higher education

  1. Queens College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Bedales

Relationships

  1. Son of Ramsay Macdonald

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

  2. National Labour member

Local governments

  1. London County Council

    member

    1928-1931

Clubs

  1. Brooks's Club