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Alec Douglas-Home

Alec Douglas-HomeAKA Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home

Born: 2-Jul-1903
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 9-Oct-1995
Location of death: Berwickshire, Scotland
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Coldstream, Borders, Scotland

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Head of State, Politician

Nationality: Scotland
Executive summary: UK Prime Minister, 1963-64

Father: Charles Cospatrick Archibald Douglas-Home(d. 1951)
Mother: Lilian Lambton
Brother: William Douglas-Home (playwright)
Brother: Henry (ornithologist)
Wife: Elizabeth Hester Alington (d. Sep-1990)
Son: David
Daughter: (3 daughters)

    University: Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England
    University: Oxford University

    UK Foreign Secretary (1970-74)
    UK Prime Minister (1963-64)
    UK Member of Parliament for Kinross and Western Perthshire (1963-74)
    UK Foreign Secretary (1960-63)
    Lord President of the Council (1959-60)
    UK Leader of the House of Lords (1957-60)
    Lord President of the Council (1957)
    UK Secretary of State for Commonwealth Relations (1955-60)
    UK Minister Minister of State for Scotland (1951-55)
    UK Member of Parliament House of Lords (1951-63, disclaimed)
    UK Member of Parliament for Lanark (1950-51)
    UK Member of Parliament for Lanark (1931-45)
    Carlton Club
    Conservative Party (UK) Leader (1963-65)
    Knight of the British Empire Order of the Thistle (1962)
    Life Peerage 1974 as Baron Home of the Hirsel
    Scottish Ancestry Paternal

Appears on the cover of:
Time, 25-Oct-1963, DETAILS: Britain's Lord Home

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