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Ian Gilmour

AKA Ian Hedworth John Little Gilmour

Born: 8-Jul-1926
Died: 21-Sep-2007
Location of death: London, England [1]
Cause of death: Illness

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician

Nationality: England
Executive summary: Baron Gilmour of Craigmillar

Military service: British Army (Grenadier Guards, 1944-47)

[1] West Middlesex Hospital, Isleworth, London.

Wife: Caroline Margaret Montagu-Douglas-Scott (m. 10-Jul-1951, four sons, one daughter)
Son: David Robert Gilmour

    High School: Eton College
    University: Balliol College, Oxford University

    Lord Privy Seal (1979-81)
    UK Secretary of State for Defence (1974)
    UK Member of Parliament for Chesham and Amersham (1974-92)
    UK Member of Parliament for Central Norfolk (1962-74)
    The Spectator Owner (1954-67), and Editor (1954-59)
    Conservative Party (UK)
    Life Peerage 1992 as Baron Gilmour of Craigmillar

Author of books:
The Body Politic (1971)
The Inside Right: A Study of Conservatism (1977)
The Riot, Risings and Revolution: Governance and Violence in Eighteenth-century England (1992)
The Dancing with Dogma: Thatcherite Britain in the Eighties (1992)
Whatever Happened to the Tories: The Conservatives since 1945 (1997, with Mark Garnett)
The Making of the Poets: Byron and Shelley in Their Time (2002)

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