Douglas-Home, Alec

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Name
Douglas-Home, Alec Gender: M
Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home
born on 2 July 1903 at 07:30 (= 07:30 AM )
Place London, England, 51n30, 0w10
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 09°14' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 14°36 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 18°58'



Alec Douglas-Home
photo: Allan warren, license gfdl

Biography

British Conservative politician, who served as Prime Minister from 19 October 1963 to 16 October 1964. He was diplomatically skillful and forthright with a distaste for political intrigue.

He was also known by the courtesy title Lord Dunglass. In 1936 Dunglass married Elizabeth Alington; her father, Cyril Alington, had been Dunglass's headmaster at Eton, and was from 1933 Dean of Durham. There were four children of the marriage: Caroline, Meriel, Diana and David.

He died on 9 October 1995, aged 92, at The Hirsel, Coldstream, Scotland.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • (has as) boss relationship with Eden, Anthony (born 12 June 1897)

Events

  • Relationship : Marriage 3 October 1936 (Elizabeth Alington)
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  • Work : New Job 19 October 1963 (Prime Minister, 12 months)
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  • Death of Mate 13 September 1990 (Elizabeth Hester Douglas-Home)
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  • Death, Cause unspecified 9 October 1995 in Coldstream (Age 92)
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Source Notes

David Hamblin quotes AQ December/1963, "Mother gave 'between 7:00 and 8:00 AM to Brig. R. Firebrace." Time rectified to 7:42 AM GMT. Astrology Journal Winter/1963 gives 7:53 AM; Davison suggests 7:15 AM.

Sy Scholfield quotes from the biography Sir Alec Douglas-Home by Emrys Hughes (London: Housman's, 1964), p. 14: "JULY 2nd, 1903, was a day of rejoicing at the Earl of Home's London house, 28 South Street, Mayfair, just off Park Lane. Just after seven o'clock in the morning the butler wakened the thirteenth earl to convey to him the glad tidings that the fourteenth earl had arrived."

Categories

  • Traits : Personality : Gracious/ sociable (Diplomatic)
  • Family : Relationship : Marriage more than 15 Yrs (53 years)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids more than 3 (Four)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 92)
  • Vocation : Politics : Diplomat (UK foreign secretary, twice)
  • Vocation : Politics : Heads of state (Prime Minister)