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date: 24 February 2021

Britten, (Edward) Benjamin, Baron Brittenlocked

(1913–1976)
  • Donald Mitchell

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Britten, (Edward) Benjamin, Baron Britten (1913–1976), composer, was born on 22 November 1913 in Lowestoft, Suffolk, the youngest of the four children (two sons and two daughters) of Robert Victor Britten (1878–1934), a dental surgeon, and his wife, Edith Rhoda (1874–1937), the daughter of ...

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