British Welsh labor leader and politician
1897 - Born on the 15th of November in Tredegar, Monmouthshire.
1916 - He was head of his local Miners' Lodge.
1919 - Won a scholarship to the Central Labour College in London.
1921 - Founded that the Tredegar Iron and Coal Company refused to re-hire him.
1924 - In the Bedwellty Colliery, and it closed down after ten months.
1925 - Still unemployed and in February, his beloved father died of pneumoconiosis.
1926 - Worked as a paid union official.
1928 - He won a seat on Monmouthshire County Council.
1934 - Married fellow socialist MP Jennie Lee.
1936 - He joined the board of the new socialist newspaper the Tribune.
1948 - By National Health Service Act of 1946, established National Health Service.
1959 - Despite suffering from terminal cancer he was elected as Deputy Leader of the Labour Party.
Clement Attlee, appointed Aneurin Bevan as Minister of Health.
1960 - Aneurin Bevan died from terminal cancer on 6th of July.
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