Tony Benn

Tony Benn

Born: April 3, 1925

Died: March 14, 2014

Nationality: English

Occupation: Politician

Biography: Anthony Neil Wedgwood Benn, formerly 2nd Viscount Stansgate, was a British Labour Party politician, who was a Member of Parliament for 50 years, and a Cabinet Minister under Harold Wilson and James Callaghan.

Source/Notes: Speech to the Labour Party Conference in Blackpool (2 October 1972); Labour Party Annual Conference Report (1972), p. 103

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