Category:Leon Brittan

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Leon Brittan 
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British politician, former Conservative Member of Parliament and barrister
Wikipedia
Date of birth 25 September 1939
North London
Date of death 21 January 2015
London
Country of citizenship
Educated at
  • Trinity College
Occupation
Member of political party
  • Conservative Party
Position held
  • Vice-President of the European Commission (16 March 1999, 15 September 1999, Manuel Marín, Neil Kinnock)
  • European Commissioner for External Relations (23 January 1995, 15 September 1999, Frans Andriessen, Chris Patten)
  • European Commissioner for Trade (6 January 1993, 15 September 1999, Frans Andriessen, Pascal Lamy)
  • European Commissioner for Competition (6 January 1989, 6 January 1993, Peter Sutherland, Karel Van Miert)
  • Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (2 September 1985, 24 January 1986, Norman Tebbit, Paul Channon, Baron Kelvedon)
  • Secretary of State for the Home Department (11 June 1983, 2 September 1985, Willie Whitelaw, Douglas Hurd)
  • Chief Secretary to the Treasury (5 January 1981, 11 June 1983, John Biffen, Peter Rees, Baron Rees)
  • Member of the Privy Council of the United Kingdom
  • Member of the 50th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Richmond (Yorks), 11 June 1987, 31 December 1988, United Kingdom general election, 1987, 50th United Kingdom Parliament, resignation)
  • Member of the 49th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Richmond (Yorks), 9 June 1983, 18 May 1987, United Kingdom general election, 1983, dissolution of parliament, 49th United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 48th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Cleveland and Whitby, 3 May 1979, 13 May 1983, United Kingdom general election, 1979, dissolution of parliament, 48th United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 47th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Cleveland and Whitby, 10 October 1974, 7 April 1979, United Kingdom general election, October 1974, dissolution of parliament, 47th United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 46th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Cleveland and Whitby, 28 February 1974, 20 September 1974, United Kingdom general election, February 1974, dissolution of parliament, 46th United Kingdom Parliament)
Sibling
  • Samuel Brittan
Work location
Authority control
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