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Denis Healey

AKA Denis Winston Healey

Born: 30-Aug-1917
Birthplace: Mottingham, Kent, England
Died: 3-Oct-2015
Location of death: Alfriston, Sussex, England
Cause of death: unspecified

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

Nationality: England
Executive summary: Chancellor of the Exchequer, 1974-79

Military service: British Army (Royal Engineers, WWII, Maj., North Africa, Italy)

Wife: Edna May Edmunds (m. 21-Dec-1945, d. 2010, two daughters, one son)
Daughter: Cressida
Daughter: Jenny
Son: Tim

    High School: Bradford Grammar School
    University: Balliol College, Oxford University

    Chancellor of the Exchequer (1974-79)
    UK Secretary of State for Defence (1964-70)
    UK Member of Parliament for Leeds East (1955-92)
    UK Member of Parliament for Leeds South East (1952-55)
    Communist Party (1937-39)
    Labour Party (UK) Deputy Leader (1980-83)
    Member of the British Empire
    Life Peerage 29-Jun-1992 as Baron Healey of Riddlesden

Author of books:
Time of My Life (1989, memoir)
When Shrimps Learn to Whistle (1990)
Denis Healey's Yorkshire Dales (1995)
Healey's World (2002)

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