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Berry, William Michael

Born: 1911 AD
Died: 2001 AD
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1911 – Michael Berry was born on the 28th of May. British newspaper businessman.

1933 – Graduated from Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, with a Bachelor of Arts degree.

1934 – He was editor of the Glasgow Sunday.

1937 – He was managing editor of the Financial Times.

1938 – He gained the rank of 2nd Lieutenant in the service of the City of London Yeomanry.

1944 – He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel.

1945 – He was invested as a Member, Order of the British Empire (M.B.E.).

1948 – He wrote and published the book Party Choice.

1954 – He graduated from Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, with a Master of Arts (M.A.) degree.

         – He was chairman and editor-in-chief of the Daily Telegraph.

1963 – He married Lady Pamela Margaret Elizabeth Smith, daughter of Sir Frederick Edwin Smith, 1st Earl of Birkenhead and Margaret Eleanor Furneaux.

1968 – He was director and deputy chairman of London Weekend Television.

         – He was created  Baron Hartwell, of Peterborough Court in the City of London on January 19th.

1992 – He wrote and published the book  William Camrose, Giant of Fleet Street.

1995 – He succeeded to the title of 3rd Baronet Berry on February 15th.

2001 – William Michael Berry died on 3rd of April at the age 89.