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Channon, Sir Henry [Chips]locked

(1897–1958)
  • Richard Davenport-Hines

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Channon, Sir Henry [Chips] (1897–1958), politician and diarist, was born in Chicago on 7 March 1897 (although he claimed 1899 as the year of his birth, until a distressing exposure in the Sunday Express). He was the only child of Henry Channon (1868–1930×39)...

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