John Davies

Mr John Emerson Harding Davies

Rush ID: 8696

Details

Born:
8 January 1916
Died:
4 July 1979
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Awarded a Life Peerage in June 1979, but died before the Peerage was gazetted.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8696
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6228742
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. DAVIES, John (1916-1979)

Constituencies

  1. Knutsford

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1970
    Date of election: 18 June 1970
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1978*
    Date of exit: 6 November 1978
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Minister 1970

    Technology

  2. Secretary of State for Trade and Industry 1970-1972

  3. Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster 1972-1974

Schools

  1. St Edwards Oxford

    Notes: check school

Marriages

  1. Bates, Vera Georgina

    Year: 1943

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Oriental Club

  2. Hurlingham Club

  3. Carlton Club

  4. Beefsteak Club