Denis Howell

Mr Denis Herbert Howell

Rush ID: 8471

Details

Born:
4 September 1923
Died:
19 April 1998
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Clerk
Election occupation:
Former director-var building firms/PR Consultant
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Minister of State
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8471
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q904004
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HOWELL, Denis (1923-1998)

Peerages

  1. Baron Howell

    Life

    1992

Constituencies

  1. Birmingham Small Heath

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1961*
    Date of election: 23 March 1961
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1992
    Date of exit: 9 April 1992
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Birmingham All Saints

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election: 26 May 1955
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1959
    Date of exit: 8 October 1959
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Birmingham King's Norton

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1951
    Date of election: 1951-10-25 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour

Ministerial offices

  1. Under-Secretary 1964-1969

    Educ

  2. Minister of State 1969-1970

    Ministry of Housing and Local Government

  3. Minister of State 1974-1979

    Department of the Environment

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

Marriages

  1. Willson, Brenda

    Year: 1955

    Notes: 1 daughter, 3 sons

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Local governments

  1. Birmingham City Council

    member

    1946-1956

Trade unions

  1. Clerical and Administrative Workers' Union member

  2. Assocation of Professional, Executive & Clerical Staff member

Clubs

  1. Reform Club