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Mills, Percy Herbert, first Viscount Millslocked

(1890–1968)

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Mills, Percy Herbert, first Viscount Mills (1890–1968), politician and industrialist, was born on 4 January 1890 at Thornaby-on-Tees, the fourth child of Daniel Mills, wholesale confectioner, of Stockton-on-Tees, and his wife, Emma Brown. A self-made man, he rose by intelligence and character from a comparatively humble origin to become one of the most respected ...

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