Cranley Onslow

Mr Cranley Gordon Douglas Onslow

Rush ID: 8443

Details

Born:
8 June 1926
Died:
13 March 2001
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Diplomatic service
Election occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Parentage:
F.R.D. Onslow
Notes:
Obituary in Guardian, 19/03/2001
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1992
HighestOffice:
Minister of State
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8443
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q16061349
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. ONSLOW, Cranley (1926-2001)

Peerages

  1. Baron Onslow of Woking

    Life

    1997

Constituencies

  1. Woking

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: 15 October 1964
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1997
    Date of exit: 1 May 1997
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State 1972-1974

    Department of Trade and Industry; Minister for Aerospace

  2. Minister of State 1982-1983

    Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Higher education

  1. Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst

    Graduated

  2. Oriel College

    Graduated

  3. Geneva

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Harrow

Marriages

  1. Hay, Lady Jane

    Notes: 3 daughters, 1 son

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. English Speaking Union member

  2. 1922 Committee officer

    Chairman 1984-1992

Local governments

  1. Dartford Rural District Council

    member

    1960-1962

  2. Kent County Council

    member

    1961-1964

Clubs

  1. Marylebone Cricket Club

  2. Carlton Club