Category:Shirley Williams

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Shirley Williams 
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British politician
Wikipedia
Date of birth 27 July 1930
London
Shirley Vivian Teresa Brittain Catlin
Country of citizenship
Educated at
Occupation
Employer
Member of
  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Member of political party
  • Liberal Democrats
  • Labour Party
Position held
  • Secretary of State for Education (10 September 1976, 4 May 1979, Fred Mulley, Mark Carlisle)
  • Paymaster General (10 September 1976, 4 May 1979, Edmund Dell, Angus Maude)
  • Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection (5 March 1974, 10 September 1976, Roy Hattersley)
  • Member of the House of Lords
  • Shadow Home Secretary (19 October 1971, 4 May 1973, James Callaghan, Roy Jenkins)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Health (19 June 1970, 19 October 1971, Roy Jenkins)
  • Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department (13 October 1969, 23 June 1970, Victor Collins, Baron Stonham, Richard Sharples)
  • Member of the Privy Council of the United Kingdom
  • Member of the 48th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Crosby, 26 November 1981, 13 May 1983, UK Parliamentary by-election, dissolution of parliament, 48th United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 47th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Hertford and Stevenage, 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 (Hertford and Stevenage, 28 February 1974, 20 September 1974, United Kingdom general election, February 1974, dissolution of parliament, 46th United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 45th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Hitchin, 18 June 1970, 8 February 1974, United Kingdom general election, 1970, dissolution of parliament)
  • Member of the 44th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Hitchin, 31 March 1966, 29 May 1970, United Kingdom general election, 1966, dissolution of parliament)
  • Member of the 43rd Parliament of the United Kingdom (Hitchin, 15 October 1964, 10 March 1966, United Kingdom general election, 1964, dissolution of parliament)
Father
  • George Catlin
Mother
Spouse
Work location
Award received
  • Companion of Honour (1 January 2017)
  • Fulbright Scholarship
Authority control
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