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Doug·las-Home

 (dŭg′ləs-hyo͞om′), Sir Alexander Frederick 1903-1995.
British politician who served as prime minister (1963-1964). He renounced his peerage in order to take office.

Douglas-Home

(ˈdʌɡləsˈhjuːm)
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(Biography) Sir Alexander. See (Baron Alexander) Home of the Hirsel
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1964 February 2: British Prime Minister Sir Alec Douglas-Home and his wife Lady Elizabeth drive through the Manchester rain after landing at Ringway Airport.
1963: Sir Alec Douglas-Home succeeded Harold Macmillan as prime minister.
1 Sir Alec Douglas-Home resigned as Tory leader 2 Ringo Starr married Liverpool hairdresser Maureen Cox 3 The Prime Ministers of Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic met for the first time on Irish soil 4 Liverpool won the FA Cup for the first time impossipuzzles "Drive slower, Sean," Maya exclaimed, as the car swerved back into its proper lane.
BORN SHARON Osbourne, UK music manager, 1952 STEVE Ovett, UK runner, 1955, above DAVID Cameron, British Prime Minister, 1966 DIED RAICH Carter, UK footballer, 1994, above ALEC Douglas-Home, UK Prime Minister, 1995 PIUS XII, Italian pope, 1958
One of the most famous people I served was the Prime Minister Sir Alec Douglas-Home.
To give them their credit, they did their best: It is 50 years since Sir Alec Douglas-Home was their prime minister, since when no British PM has had a U in either their first name or surname.
Representatives from more than 90 countries attended the state funeral and requiem mass including Prince Philip, Sir Alec Douglas-Home and Harold Wilson for Britain, Ireland's President de Valera, Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie and France's President de Gaulle.
Lawyers for Home - son of former Prime Minister Alec Douglas-Home - say it's part of his country estate and an adjoining estate owned by the Carmichael family.
According to the poll, he beat only Alec Douglas-Home and Anthony Eden in the voting.
Lord Home, son of former Tory prime minister Alec Douglas-Home, has done a deal with Scottish Coal allowing them to mine on his Castlemains estate - including Mainshill Wood - for a substantial fee.