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Vere Rothermere

AKA Vere Harold Esmond Harmsworth

Born: 27-Apr-1925
Died: 1-Sep-1998
Location of death: London, England [1]
Cause of death: Heart Failure

Gender: Male
Religion: Buddhist
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Publisher, Socialite
Party Affiliation: See Note [2]

Nationality: England
Executive summary: Proprietor of the Daily Mail, 1971-98

Military service: British Army (four years)

3rd Viscount Rothermere.

[1] St. Thomas's Hospital, London, England.

[2] A Conservative for most of his life, Rothermere defected to the Labour party in 1997.

Father: Esmond Cecil Harmsworth (b. 1898, d. 1978 Alzheimer's)
Mother: Margaret Hunam Redhead (d. 1995)
Sister: Lorna Peggy Vyvyan Harmsworth (b. 24-Oct-1920)
Sister: Esmé Mary Gabrielle Harmsworth (b. 6-Jul-1922)
Brother: Esmond Vyvyan Harmsworth (half-brother, b. 18-Jun-1967)
Wife: Patricia Evelyn Beverley Brooks ("Bubbles", b. 1929, m. 21-Mar-1957, d. 1992 accidental overdose)
Daughter: Geraldine Theodora Gabriel Harmsworth (b. 25-Jul-1957)
Daughter: Camilla Patricia Caroline Harmsworth (b. 1964)
Jonathan Rothermere (Daily Mail proprietor, b. 1967)
Wife: Maiko Joeong-shun Lee (Korean, mistress since 1976, m. Dec-1993)

    High School: Eton College
    High School: Kent School (one year)

    Member of the Board of Associated Newspapers
    Member of the Board of Daily Mail and General Trust Chairman (1971-98)
    London Evening Standard Proprietor (1987-98)
    The Mail on Sunday Proprietor (1982-98)
    The London Daily Mail Proprietor (1971-98)
    The London Daily Mail various sinecures, primarily in promotions (1950-71)
    Anglo-Canadian Paper Mills employment (1949-50)
    Risk Factors: Obesity

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