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Charnwood, Godfrey Rathbone Benson, Baron, 1864-1945


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    • Benson, G. R. (Godfrey Rathbone), Baron Charnwood, 1864-1945
    • Benson, Godfrey R. (Godfrey Rathbone), Baron Charnwood, 1864-1945
    • Benson, Godfrey Rathbone, Baron Charnwood, 1864-1945
    • Charnwood, Lord, 1864-1945
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1864-11-06
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1945-02-03
    • Birth Place

        New Alresford (England)
    • Death Place

        London (England)
    • Associated Locale

        England
    • Associated Locale

        Great Britain
    • Associated Locale

        London (England)
    • Associated Language

        English
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  • Sources

    • found: nuc89-250: His Abraham Lincoln, 1970(hdg. on CSf rept.: Charnwood, Godfrey Rathbone Benson, 1st baron, 1864-1945; usage: Lord Charnwood)
    • found: His Abraham Lincoln, 1996:CIP t.p. (Lord Charnwood) galley (Godfrey Rathbone Benson, Lord Charnwood; b. in England in 1864; d. in 1945; was educated at Balliol College, Oxford; member of Parliament as a Liberal (1892-1895))
    • found: OCLC, June 7, 2001(hdg.: Charnwood, Godfrey Rathbone Benson, Baron, 1864-1945; usage: Godfrey Rathbone Benson Charnwood; Lord Charnwood; Godfrey R. Benson; G.R. Benson)
    • found: Oxford dictionary of national biography online, September 9, 2016(Benson, Godfrey Rathbone, first Baron Charnwood (1864-1945), politician and writer; born at Langtons, Alresford, Hampshire, on 6 November 1864; educated at Winchester College and Balliol College, Oxford. He obtained a first class in literae humaniores (1887) and was appointed lecturer in philosophy at Balliol; died at his home, 5 Cadogan Court, Draycott Avenue, London, on 3 February 1945, and was buried at Kingston, near Lewes, Sussex, on 7 February)
    • found: Wikipedia, September 9, 2016:Godfrey Benson, 1st Baron Charnwood (Godfrey Rathbone Benson, 1st Baron Charnwood (6 November 1864-3 February 1945) was a British author, academic, Liberal politician and philanthropist; born in Alresford, Hampshire; in 1911 was raised to the peerage as Baron Charnwood, of Castle Donington in the County of Leicester; Lord Charnwood was the author of many works, including two biographies, Abraham Lincoln (1916) and Theodore Roosevelt (1923); died in London in February 1945, aged 80, and was succeeded in the barony by his second but only surviving son John)
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    • 1989-01-03: new
    • 2016-09-10: revised
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