Hore-Belisha
biographical name Leslie 1893-1957 English politician

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  • Hore-Belisha — Isaac Leslie Hore Belisha, 1. Baron Hore Belisha, PC (* 7. September 1893 in Devonport; † 16. Februar 1957 in Reims, Frankreich) war ein britischer Politiker. Leben und Wirken Jugend und Ausbildung (1893 1922) Hore Belisha wurde 1893 als Isaac… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • HORE-BELISHA, LESLIE, LORD — (1898–1957), British politician. Hore Belisha was of Sephardi origin and educated at Clifton College and at Oxford, where he was president of the Union. He served with distinction in World War I. His father, Jacob Isaac Belisha (son of isaac… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Hore-Belisha, Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron — ▪ British statesman born September 7, 1893, London died February 16, 1957, Reims, France  British secretary of state for war (1937–40) who instituted military conscription in the spring of 1939, a few months before the outbreak of World War II.… …   Universalium

  • Hore-Belisha, Leslie, Lord — (1898–1957)    British cabinet minister. A member of the Sephardi Belisha family (the Hore in his name came from a non Jewish stepfather), he was elected to the House of Commons in 1923 as a Liberal member. As minister of transport from 1934, he… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Hore-Belisha, Leslie — (1898 1957)    British politican. Of Spanish origin, he studied at Oxford and at the Sorbonne and Heidelburg. During World War I he served in the army in France and Greece. Later he was called to the bar and was elected to the House of Commons in …   Dictionary of Jewish Biography

  • Leslie Hore-Belisha, 1st Baron Hore-Belisha — Isaac Leslie Hore Belisha, 1st Baron Hore Belisha, PC (September 7, 1893 ndash; February 16, 1957) was a British Liberal, then National Liberal Member of Parliament and Cabinet Minister. He later joined the Conservative Party. He is remembered… …   Wikipedia

  • Leslie Hore-Belisha — Isaac Leslie Hore Belisha, 1. Baron Hore Belisha, PC (* 7. September 1893 in Devonport; † 16. Februar 1957 in Reims, Frankreich) war ein britischer Politiker. Leben und Wirken Jugend und Ausbildung (1893 1922) Hore Belisha wurde 1893 als Isaac… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Leslie Hore-Belisha, 1. Baron Hore-Belisha — Isaac Leslie Hore Belisha, 1. Baron Hore Belisha, PC (* 7. September 1893 in Plymouth; † 16. Februar 1957 in Reims, Frankreich) war ein britischer Politiker. Leben und Wirken Jugend und Ausbildung (1893 1922) Hore Belisha wurde 1893 als Isaac… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Leslie hore-belisha — Leslie Hore Belisha, né à Devonport, quartier de Plymouth dans le Devon, le 7 septembre 1893, mort le 16 février 1957, est un homme politique britannique, d origine juive, petit fils de Messod de Mogador, négociant au service… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Leslie Hore-Belisha — Leslie Hore Belisha, né à Devonport, quartier de Plymouth dans le Devon, le 7 septembre 1893, mort le 16 février 1957, est un homme politique britannique, d origine juive, petit fils de Messod de Mogador, négociant au service… …   Wikipédia en Français

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