Harold Lever

Mr Norman Harold Lever

Rush ID: 8783

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1914
Died:
6 August 1995
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8783
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q333321
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LEVER, Harold (1914-1995)

Peerages

  1. Baron Lever of Manchester

    Life

    1979

Constituencies

  1. Manchester Central

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1974¹
    Date of election: 28 February 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1979*
    Date of exit: 11 June 1979
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Manchester Cheetham

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 23 February 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1974¹
    Date of exit: 28 February 1974
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  3. Manchester Exchange

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: 5 July 1945
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Parliamentary Secretary 1967

    DEA

  2. Financial Secretary 1967-1969

  3. Paymaster-General 1969-1970

Higher education

  1. University of Manchester

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Manchester Grammar

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

    Notes: died

  2. (Name unknown), unknown

    Notes: died

Relationships

  1. Brother of Leslie Lever

  2. Cousin of Neville Sandelson

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. Fabian Society member