Russell Johnston

Mr David Russell Johnston

Rush ID: 8466

Details

Born:
28 July 1932
Died:
27 July 2008
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
School teacher
Election occupation:
Political party researcher
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8466
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q333754
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. JOHNSTON, Russell (1932- )

Peerages

  1. Baron Russell-Johnston

    Life

    1997

Constituencies

  1. Inverness, Nairn and Lochaber

    Party: Lib. Dem.
    Year of election: 1992
    Date of election: 9 April 1992
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1997
    Date of exit: 1 May 1997
    Party: Lib. Dem.
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Inverness, Nairn and Lochaber

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1983
    Date of election: 9 June 1983
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1992
    Date of exit: 9 April 1992
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Sat as Lib. Dem. from early 1988.
  3. Inverness

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: 15 October 1964
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1983
    Date of exit: 9 June 1983
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Other parliaments

  1. European Parliament

    member

    1973-1975;1976-1979

Higher education

  1. University of Edinburgh

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

    Scottish Lib-Edin