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Briggs, Asa, 1921-2016


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  • Variants

    • Briggs of Lewes, Lord, 1921-2016
    • Briggs, Lord, 1921-2016
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1921-05-07
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2016-03-15
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1978
        • Affiliation End: 1994
        • Organization: (naf) Open University
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1976
        • Affiliation End: 1991
        • Organization: (naf) Worcester College (University of Oxford)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1961
        • Affiliation End: 1976
        • Source: Telegraph (online), viewed Oct. 16, 2017
        • Organization: (naf) University of Sussex
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1955
        • Affiliation End: 1961
        • Source: Telegraph (online), viewed Oct. 16, 2017
        • Organization: (naf) University of Leeds
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1953
        • Affiliation End: 1955
        • Source: University of Sussex WWW site, viewed Oct. 16, 2017
        • Organization: (naf) Nuffield College
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1945
        • Affiliation End: 1955
        • Source: University of Sussex WWW site, viewed Oct. 16, 2017
        • Organization: (naf) Worcester College (University of Oxford)
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Keighley (England)University of Sussex WWW site, viewed Oct. 16, 2017
    • Death Place

        (naf) Lewes (England)University of Sussex WWW site, viewed Oct. 16, 2017
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  • Sources

    • found: Thomson, D. Patterns of peacemaking ... 1945.
    • found: Modern Europe, 1789-1989, 1997:t.p. (Asa Briggs) jkt. (Lord Briggs of Lewes; prof. of history at the Univ. of Sussex in 1961; was Vice-Chancellor of Sussex from 1967 to 1976; became Provost of Worcester Coll., Oxford, 1976-1991; he was also chancellor of the Open Univ. from 1978-1994; served as chairman of the European Institute of Education and Social Policy in Paris)
    • found: Wikipedia, Oct. 26, 2012Asa Briggs (b. 7 May 1921; English historian; made a life peer (Baron Briggs) in 1976)
    • found: 678 field information, Oct. 16, 2017(M.A.)
    • found: Telegraph (online), viewed Oct. 16, 2017(Lord Briggs; b. Asa Briggs, May 7, 1921, Keighley, Yorkshire; created a life peer, 1976; d. Mar. 15, 2016; wide-ranging social historian and university administrator who delighted in the throw-away ephemera of everyday life)
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-08-04: new
    • 2017-10-17: revised
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