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Nicolson, Harold George, Sir

Born: 1886 AD
Died: 1968 AD, at 81 years of age.

Nationality: British
Categories: Authors


1886 - Born on the 21st of November in Teheran, Iran.

1909 - He was educated at Wellington College.

1913 - He married the writer Vita Sackville-West, who encouraged his literary ambitions.

1921 - He published a biography of French poet Paul Verlaine.

1930 - He and his wife acquired and moved to Sissinghurst Castle.

1931 - He joined Sir Oswald Mosley and his recently formed New Party.

1935 - He entered the House of Commons as National Labour Party.

1940 - He became Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Minister of Information in Churchill's.

1968 - He died on the 1st of May.


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