Gaitskell
biographical name Hugh Todd Naylor 1906-1963 English politician

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  • Gaitskell — may refer to:* Hugh Gaitskell (1906–1963), British politician; leader of the Labour party. * Anna Gaitskell, Baroness Gaitskell (1901–1989), British politician.ee also* Gaskell * Gaitskill …   Wikipedia

  • Gaitskell —   [ geɪtskəl], Hugh Todd Naylor, britischer Politiker, * London 9. 4. 1906, ✝ ebenda 18. 1. 1963; Dozent für Volkswirtschaft an der Universität London, seit 1945 Abgeordneter im Unterhaus; war Minister für Brennstoff und Energiewirtschaft (1947… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Gaitskell — Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell (* 9. April 1906 in London; † 18. Januar 1963) war ein britischer Politiker. Er war Führer der Labour Party von 1955 bis zu seinem Tod 1963. Er studierte am Winchester College und am New College der Universität Oxford,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gaitskell — This interesting surname is of English locational origin from a place in Cumberland called Gatesgill. The placename is recorded as Geytescales in the 1273, Close Rolls and derives its name from the Old Norse elements geit meaning a goat and skali …   Surnames reference

  • Gaitskell — /gayt skeuhl/, n. Hugh Todd Naylor /nay leuhr/ 1906 63, English economist and statesman: Labour party leader 1955 63. * * * …   Universalium

  • Gaitskell — noun A surname, a variant of Gaskell …   Wiktionary

  • Gaitskell — /ˈgeɪtskəl/ (say gaytskuhl) noun Hugh Todd Naylor, 1906–63, English politician; leader of the Labour Party 1955–63 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Gaitskell — /gayt skeuhl/, n. Hugh Todd Naylor /nay leuhr/ 1906 63, English economist and statesman: Labour party leader 1955 63 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gaitskell, Hugh — ▪ British statesman born , April 9, 1906, London died Jan. 18, 1963, London  British statesman, leader of the British Labour Party from December 1955 until his sudden death at the height of his influence.       After teaching political economy at …   Universalium

  • Gaitskell, Hugh (Todd Naylor) — born April 9, 1906, London, Eng. died Jan. 18, 1963, London British politician. He taught political economy at the University of London and in World War II served in the ministry of economic warfare. He entered the House of Commons in 1945 and… …   Universalium

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