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Brendan Bracken
Birth: 1901
Death: Aug. 8, 1958

Irish journalist and politicain. Born in Kilmallock in Ireland in 1901. Later moving to London, he became friends with Winston Churchill, edited the Financial News, The Banker and The Practitioner before being promoted to managing director of the Economist in 1928. He replaced Duff Cooper as Minister of Information on in 1941. He held the post until becoming First Lord of the Admiralty in 1945. Bracken lost his Cabinet post after the 1945 General Election. He was created a viscount in 1952. Bracken died of throat cancer on 8th August, 1958. He was cremated at Golders Green on 11th, August. His ashes were later removed by the funeral director.  (bio by: Kieran Smith) 
 
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Golders Green Crematorium
Golders Green
London Borough of Barnet
Greater London, England
 
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Originally Created by: Kieran Smith
Record added: Jun 11, 2003
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- BigLebo
 Added: May. 21, 2014

- BigLebo
 Added: Mar. 11, 2013
Thank you for your hard work. Rest well Brendan Bracken.
- Quack_Quack
 Added: May. 13, 2011
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