Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 01 March 2021

Richards, Sir Gordonlocked

(1904–1986)
  • Richard Onslow
  • , revised

Extract

Richards, Sir Gordon (1904–1986), jockey and racehorse trainer, was born on 5 May 1904 in Ivy Row at Donnington Wood, a district of Oakengates, Shropshire, the fourth child and third son of the eight surviving children (four died) of Nathan Richards, coalminer, and his wife, ...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription

Calendars of the grants of probate … made in … HM court of probate [England and Wales]
National Portrait Gallery, London
Hulton|Archive, Getty Images, London