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date: 18 September 2019

Brittan, Leon, Baron Brittan of Spennithornelocked

(1939–2015)
  • Norman Lamont

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Brittan, Leon, Baron Brittan of Spennithorne (1939–2015), politician, was born on 25 September 1939 at the City of London Maternity Hospital, 102 City Road, Finsbury, London, the second son of Joseph Brittan (1899–1972), medical practitioner, and his wife, Rebecca (Riva...

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