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date: 25 November 2020

Briggs, Asa, Baron Briggslocked

(1921–2016)
  • Miles Taylor

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Briggs, Asa, Baron Briggs (1921–2016), historian, university administrator, and college head, was born on 7 May 1921 at 114 Emily Street, Keighley, Yorkshire, the elder of two children of William Walker Briggs (1891–1949) and his wife, Jane, née Spencer (1893–1973...

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J. Burke, A general [later edns A genealogical] and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the United Kingdom [later edns the British empire] (1829–)
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British Library, National Sound Archive
(1920–)