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date: 22 January 2020

Harmsworth, Esmond Cecil, second Viscount Rothermerelocked

(1898–1978)
  • Robert Blake
  • , revised

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Harmsworth, Esmond Cecil, second Viscount Rothermere (1898–1978), newspaper proprietor, was born in London on 29 May 1898, the third and youngest son (there were no daughters) of Harold Sidney Harmsworth, first Viscount Rothermere (1868–1940), and his wife, Mary Lilian (d. 1937), daughter of ...

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