List of Presidents of the Oxford Union
Past Presidents of the Oxford Union at the University of Oxford are listed below, with their college and the year/term in which they served, if known. Iterum indicates that a person was serving a sec...
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Boris Johnson: His rise, fall, rise, fall and rise
The rollercoaster, gaffe-strewn career of the UK's new foreign secretary Boris Johnson.
Boris Johnson: His rise, fall, rise, fall and rise
The rollercoaster, gaffe-strewn career of the UK's new foreign secretary Boris Johnson.
John Boyd-Carpenter, Baron Boyd-Carpenter
John Archibald Boyd-Carpenter, Baron Boyd-Carpenter, PC (2 June 1908 – 11 July 1998) was a British Conservative politician.
He was the son of Conservative politician Sir Archibald Boyd-Carpe...
John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir
John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir PC GCMG GCVO CH (/ˈbʌxən/; 26 August 1875 – 11 February 1940) was a Scottish novelist, historian and Unionist politician who served as Governor General of Canada, the...
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Gervais Rentoul
Sir Gervais Squire Chittick Rentoul K.C.,M.A. (1 August 1884 – 7 March 1946), commonly known as Gervais Rentoul, was a British Conservative politician.He was the eldest son of Judge James Alexan...
Gyles Brandreth
Gyles Daubeney Brandreth (born 8 March 1948) is an English writer, broadcaster, actor, and former Conservative Member of Parliament.
Brandreth was born in Wuppertal, Germany, where his father, Ch...
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Benazir Bhutto
Benazir Bhutto (21 June 1953 – 27 December 2007) was the 11th Prime Minister of Pakistan, serving two non-consecutive terms in 1988–90 and then 1993–96. A scion of the politically powerful Bhutto fami...
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Halford Mackinder
Sir Halford John Mackinder PC (15 February 1861 – 6 March 1947) was an English geographer, academic, the first Principal of University Extension College, Reading (which became the University of Readin...
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Anthony Howard (journalist)
Anthony Michell Howard, CBE (12 February 1934 – 19 December 2010) was a British journalist, broadcaster and writer. He was the editor of the New Statesman, The Listener and the deputy editor of ...
David Lewis (politician)
David Lewis, CC QC (born David Losz; June 23, or October 1909 – May 23, 1981) was a Russian-born Canadian labour lawyer and social democratic politician. He was national secretary of the Co-...
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Basil Wigoder
Basil Thomas Wigoder, Baron Wigoder QC (12 February 1921 – 12 August 2004) was a politician and barrister in the United Kingdom.Wigoder was born in Manchester and studied at Manchester Grammar S...
George Curzon, 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston
George Nathaniel Curzon, 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston, KG, GCSI, GCIE, PC (11 January 1859 – 20 March 1925), known as The Lord Curzon of Kedleston between 1898 and 1911 and as The Earl Curzon of K...
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Mel Stride
Melvyn John 'Mel' Stride (30 September 1961) is a British Conservative Party politician. He was elected as Member of Parliament (MP) for Central Devon at the 2010 general election. On 28 October 2011,...
Paul Foot
Paul Mackintosh Foot (8 November 1937 – 18 July 2004) was a British investigative journalist, political campaigner, author, and long-time member of the Socialist Workers Party (SWP).
Foot was born...
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Damian Green
Damian Howard Green (born 17 January 1956) is a British politician who has been the Conservative Member of Parliament for Ashford since 1997. He came to national prominence in November 2008 after bein...
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William Rees-Mogg
William Rees-Mogg, Baron Rees-Mogg (14 July 1928 – 29 December 2012) was an English journalist and public servant. He served as editor of The Times (1967–81), chairman of the Arts Counc...
Henry Scrymgeour-Wedderburn, 11th Earl of Dundee
Henry James Scrymgeour-Wedderburn, 11th Earl of Dundee DL (3 May 1902 – 29 June 1983), was a Scottish nobleman and politician.
Dundee was the elder son of Colonel Henry Scrymgeour-Wedderburn...
James Douglas-Hamilton, Baron Selkirk of Douglas
James Alexander Douglas-Hamilton, Baron Selkirk of Douglas, PC, QC (born 31 July 1942), briefly The Earl of Selkirk and styled Lord James Douglas-Hamilton (as a younger son of the 14th Duke of Hamilto...
Tariq Ali
Tariq Ali (/ˈtɑːrɪk ˈɑːli/; Punjabi, Urdu: طارق علی‎; born 21 October 1943) is an English Pakistani writer, journalist, and filmmaker. He is a member of the editorial committee of the New Le...
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Francis Wrigley Hirst
Francis Wrigley Hirst (10 June 1873 – 22 February 1953) was a British journalist, writer and editor of The Economist magazine. He was a Liberal in party terms and a classical liberal in ideology.
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Walter Alison Phillips
Walter Alison Phillips (1864–1950) was an English historian, a specialist in the history of Europe in the 19th century. From 1914 to 1939 he was the first holder of the Lecky chair of History in Trini...
Robert V. Jackson
Robert Victor Jackson (born 24 September 1946) is a politician in the United Kingdom. He was a Member of the European Parliament (MEP) from 1979 to 1984 and Member of Parliament (MP) for Wantage from ...
Raymond Asquith
Raymond Asquith (6 November 1878 – 15 September 1916) was an English barrister and eldest son and heir of British Prime Minister H. H. Asquith by his first wife Helen Kelsall Melland (who died 1891).<...
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St John Brodrick, 1st Earl of Midleton
William St John Fremantle Brodrick, 1st Earl of Midleton, (14 December 1856 – 13 February 1942), known as St. John Brodrick until 1907 and as The Viscount Midleton between 1907 and 1920, was a ...
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