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date: 28 February 2020

Morris, William Richard, Viscount Nuffieldfree

(1877–1963)
  • R. J. Overy

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Morris, William Richard, Viscount Nuffield (1877–1963), motor manufacturer and benefactor, was born on 10 October 1877 in the parish of St John, Worcester, the eldest son of Frederick Morris (1849–1916) from Witney and his wife, Emily Ann (d. 1934), daughter of Richard Pether...

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