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  Oliver Lyttelton, 1st Viscount Chandos - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Oliver Lyttelton, 1st Viscount Chandos, PC (15 March 1893-21 January 1972) was a British businessman who was brought into government during the Second World War, holding a number of ministerial posts.
Lyttelton was the son of Alfred Lyttelton, a Conservative politician, and related to William Gladstone.
The Lyttelton Theatre at the Royal National Theatre, London is named after Oliver Lyttelton; he was the first chairman of the NT (1962-71) and his parents had been active campaigners for its development.
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 Alfred Lyttelton - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The youngest of twelve children of George William Lyttelton, 4th Baron Lyttelton, and a nephew to William Ewart Gladstone, Alfred studied at Eton College and Trinity College, Cambridge, and proved a great sportsman, particularly in cricket.
Lyttelton also attempted ambitious reforms Britain's management of the colonies towards a more decentralized, imperial vision, but these ideas were abandoned by the Liberals who succeeded him.
Lyttelton's son, Oliver Lyttelton, would become a Member of Parliament, Secretary of State for the Colonies and 1st Viscount Chandos.
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 Chandos, Oliver Lyttelton, 1st Viscount Chandos - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Chandos, Oliver Lyttelton, 1st ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
He was president of the Board of Trade 1940–41, minister of state in the Middle East 1941–42, minister of production 1942–45, and secretary of state for the colonies 1951–54.
Lyttelton studied at Cambridge University, served in the Grenadier Guards during World War I, and had a successful career in industry until 1940 when he became Conservative member of Parliament for Aldershot, a seat he continued to hold until 1954.
This information should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional.
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 Viscount Chandos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Viscount Chandos is a Viscounty in the British peerage.
It was first bestowed upon Oliver grandson of George William Lyttelton 4th Baron Lyttelton and first cousin of Charles George 8th Viscount Cobham.
Oliver Lyttelton 1st Viscount Chandos (1893 - 1972)
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 Encyclopedia: List of former pupils of Westminster
Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne and 1st Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyme (July 21, 1693 - November 17, 1768) was a Whig statesman, whose official life extended throughout the Whig supremacy of the 18th century.
A prime minister may be either: the chief or leading member of the cabinet of the top-level government in a country having a parliamentary system of government; or the official, in countries with a semi-presidential system of government, appointed to manage the civil service and execute the directives...
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 thePeerage.com - Person Page 4569
Deborah Lyttelton is the daughter of Antony Alfred Lyttelton, 2nd Viscount Chandos and Caroline Mary Lascelles.
Francis Sebastion Jasper Lyttelton is the son of Nicholas Adrian Oliver Lyttelton and Margaret Hobson.
Anthony Freskin Charles Hamby Chaplin, 3rd Viscount Chaplin was the son of Eric Chaplin, 2nd Viscount Chaplin and Hon.
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George Jeffreys, 1st Baron (1648-1689), Lord Chief Justice of the Bloody Assize, Lord Chancellor, died a prisoner in the Tower
Henry William Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey (1768-1854), cavalry and horse artillery officer at Waterloo, where he lost a leg
Oliver Lyttelton, 1st Viscount Chandos (1893 - 1972), Cabinet Minister during World War II, chaiman of National Theatre Board
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 thePeerage.com - Person Page 1436
Edward Lyttelton, son of George William Lyttelton, 4th Baron Lyttelton and Mary Glynne, on 21 December 1888.
Oliver Lyttelton, 1st Viscount Chandos was the son of Rt.
Alfred Lyttelton and Edith Sophy Balfour, on 18 December 1928.
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Oliver Lyttelton, 1st Viscount Chandos (1893-1972) was a British businessman who was brought into government during the Second World War, holding a number of ministerial posts.
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 List of former pupils of Westminster - Open Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
George Jeffreys, 1st Baron Jeffreys (1648 – 1689), Lord Chief Justice of the Bloody Assize, Lord Chancellor, died a prisoner in the Tower
Henry William Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey (1768 – 1854), cavalry and horse artillery officer at Waterloo, where he lost a leg
Fitzroy Somerset, 1st Lord Raglan (1788 – 1855), lost his right arm at Waterloo, C in C in the Crimea
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 Secretary of State for the Colonies - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
John Wodehouse, 1st Earl of Kimberley (April 21, 1880 - December 16, 1882)
Alfred Milner, 1st Viscount Milner (January 10, 1919 - February 13, 1921)
Oliver Lyttelton (October 28, 1951 - July 28, 1954)
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 knights of the garter (after 1899)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
George Nathaniel Curzon, 1st Earl Curzon of Kedleston, Viceroy of India, Chancellor of the University of Oxford, Foreign Secretary, Lord President (1916)
Alexander Cambridge, 1st Earl of Athlone (formerly Prince Alexander of Teck), brother of Queen Mary and husband of Princess Alice, daughter of Prince Leopold, Governor-General of South Africa (1928)
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 Secretary of State for the Colonies - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Henry Thurstan Holland, 1st Baron Knutsford (January 14, 1887 - August 11, 1892)
Sidney James Webb, 1st Baron Passfield (June 7, 1929 - August 24, 1931)
Oliver Stanley (November 22, 1942 - July 26, 1945)
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 Royal News 2004, Section III
[She was born on 28 November 1905, daughter of Brien Ibrican Cokayne, 1st Lord Cullen of Ashbourne, and of his wife, née Grace Margaret Marsham (herself the daughter of Rev. Hon.
Amelia Grace Fitzroy (herself the daughter of the 2nd Viscount Daventry, of the Dukes of Grafton)]).
In 1954 she married, at Westminster Abbey, Edward John Spencer, Viscount Althorp [of the family of the Dukes of Marlborough], who in 1975 succeeded his father as 8th Earl Spencer.
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 Secretary of State for the Colonies   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Richard Temple-Nugent-Brydges-Chandos-Grenville, 3rd Duke of Buckingham and Chandos 1867 - 1868
Sir Henry Thurston Holland, 1st Baron Knutsford (1888) 1887 - 1892
George Robinson, 1st Marquess of Ripon 1892 - 1895
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 Lyttelton Letters Annos I
I.3.5] My nephew Charles: As noted, “then the Hon C.J. Lyttelton, captain of Worcestershire, later the tenth Viscount Cobham and Governor General of New Zealand.” Charles was the son of George’s brother John Cavendish Lyttelton and his wife Violet (nee Leonard).
Viscount Chandos, son of Alfred Lyttelton (brother of George’s father) and Edith Sophy Balfour.
Interestingly, the Lyttelton family is mentioned as part of this group.
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 Secretary of State for the Colonies   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Previously thoseresponsibilities had fallen to the Secretary of State for the Southern Department, who was responsible forSouthern England, Wales, Ireland, the American colonies, and relations with the Catholic and Muslim states of Europe.
RichardTemple-Nugent-Brydges-Chandos-Grenville, 3rd Duke of Buckingham and Chandos (March8, 1867 - December 1, 1868)
RobertCrewe-Milnes, 1st Earl of Crewe (April 12, 1908 - November 3, 1910)
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 POLITICAL BIOGRAPHIES ~ BRITAIN & IRELAND ~ A - K
Alfred Duff Cooper, 1st Viscount Norwich of Aldwick was a British statesman and diplomat.
A sensitive study of an exceptional woman, the first woman in parliament and one of the most distinguished...
Few people of Oliver Lyttelton's generation are able to look back on a career as varied or distinguished.
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 Churchill College: Churchill Archives Centre: Guide to Holdings
BALFOUR OF INCHRYE, Harold Harington Balfour, 1st Baron (1897-1988)
Conservative MP; Assistant to Chief of War Staff, 1912-13; Naval Assistant to 1st Sea Lord, 1914; commanded HMS Invincible, 1914-15, and HMS Cordelia, 1915-17; Admiralty, 1917-19.
CUNNINGHAM OF HYNDHOPE, Admiral of the Fleet Andrew Brown Cunningham, 1st Viscount (1883-1963)
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 Descendants of William the Conqueror
Father: Oliver Lyttelton 1st Viscount Chandos (1954), P.C. Mother: Lady Moira Godolphin Osborne
Father: Charles George Lyttelton 5th Baron Lyttelton; 8th Viscount Cobham.
Oliver Lyttelton 1st Viscount Chandos (1954), P.C. Sex: M
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