|Birthname||Percy Lyham Loraine|
|born on||5 November 1880 at 17:30 (= 5:30 PM )|
|Place||London, England, 51n30, 0w10|
|Timezone||GMT h0e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||13°43' 25°39 Asc. 09°42'|
British diplomat, who served as British High Commissioner to Egypt from 1929 to 1933, British Ambassador to Turkey from 1933 to 1939 and British Ambassador to Italy from 1939 to 1940. In later life he was involved in breeding thoroughbreds for horse racing and won the 2000 Guineas Stakes in 1954 with Darius. He was the last of the Loraine baronets, having no sons to succeed him.
In 1924 Percy Loraine married Louise Violet Beatrice, daughter of Major-General Edward Montagu-Stuart-Wortley, brother of the 2nd Earl of Wharncliffe. They had no children. He died at his London home on 23 May 1961 aged 80.
- child->parent relationship with Loraine, Lambton (born 17 November 1838)
- sibling relationship with Loraine, Eustace (born 3 September 1879)
Sy Scholfield quotes from Pedigree and Memoirs of the Family of Loraine of Kirkharle (London, J.B. Nichols, 1902), page 246: "Percy Lyham Loraine:—second son of the eleventh baronet. Born at No. 7, Montagu Square, London, at 5.30 p.m. on the 5th November, 1880."
- Family : Childhood : Family noted (Loraine baronets)
- Family : Parenting : Kids none
- Vocation : Military : Military service (Boer War)
- Vocation : Politics : Diplomat
- Vocation : Sports : Race Horses
- Vocation : Misc. : Animal Breeder/Trainer (Thoroughbred horses)
- Notable : Awards : Sports Championship (Won the 2000 Guineas Stakes)