Richard Crossman

Mr Richard Howard Stafford Crossman

Rush ID: 8835

Details

Born:
15 December 1907
Died:
4 April 1974
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Higher Education teacher
Election occupation:
Magazine editor
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8835
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q328681
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CROSSMAN, Richard (1907-1974)

Constituencies

  1. Coventry East

    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: 1974ยน
    Date of exit: 28 February 1974
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Minister 1964-1966

    Housing

  2. Secretary of State for Social Services 1965-1970

  3. Lord President of the Council 1966-1968

Higher education

  1. New College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Winchester

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Local governments

  1. Oxford Borough Council

    member

    1934-1940

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum

  2. Farmers' Club

  3. Garrick Club