Cranborne

Viscount Cranborne

Rush ID: 8852

Details

Born:
24 October 1916
Died:
11 July 2003
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
5th Marquess of Salisbury and Elizabeth Vere Cavendish
Notes:
Obituary in The Guardian, 15/07/2003.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8852
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q9310800
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CRANBORNE, Viscount (1916-2003)
  2. GASCOYNE-CECIL, Robert (1916-2003) **

Alternative names

  1. Robert (Robert Edward Peter) Gascoyne-Cecil (family name)

    1916 - 2003

    family name; assumed title Viscount Cranborne on father's succession as Marquess of Salisbury in 1947

Peerages

  1. 6th Marquess of Salisbury

    Hereditary

    1972

Constituencies

  1. Bournemouth West

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 23 February 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1954*
    Date of exit: c. 1954*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Exit January 1954.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Ince

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: 1945-07-05 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Wyndham-Quin, Marjorie Olein

    Year: 1945

    Notes: 5 sons, 1 daughter

Relationships

  1. Father of Cranborne

  2. Son of Cranborne

  3. Grandson of Cranborne

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Monday Club officer

    President