Fraser, Hugh

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Name
Fraser, Hugh Gender: M
born on 15 January 1903 at 15:15 (= 3:15 PM )
Place Glasgow, Scotland, 55n53, 4w15
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Wright
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 24°19' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 23°06 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 15°02'



Biography

He inherited his father's drapery shop, was appointed managing director in 1924, and chairman on his father's death in 1927. He built the store into the large retail chain now known as House of Fraser, acquiring numerous retail outlets in Scotland and England, including the prestigious Harrod's in London. He founded a charitable trust, the Hugh Fraser Foundation in 1960.

He became a baronet (Sir Hugh Fraser of Dineiddwg) in 1961, and later was created the first Baron Fraser of Allander in 1964.

He died on the 6th of November 1966.

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Events

  • Work : Gain social status 1924 (Became Managing Director)
  • Death of Father 1927

Source Notes

Paul Wright quotes birth certificate (AA)

Categories

  • Traits : Personality : Hard worker
  • Vocation : Business : Business owner (Chairman of House of Fraser)

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