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 Anthony Eden

Anthony Eden

Birth
Rushyford, Durham Unitary Authority, County Durham, England
Death 14 Jan 1977 (aged 79)
Alvediston, Wiltshire Unitary Authority, Wiltshire, England
Burial Alvediston, Wiltshire Unitary Authority, Wiltshire, England
Plot At the edge of the churchyard near the car park
Memorial ID 11440 · View Source
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British Prime Minister. Educated at Eton and Christ Church, University of Oxford, he carved out a career in the English Foreign Office. He served as Foreign Secretary during the periods of World War II and the Cold War, (1940-54). In 1955, he was elected British Prime Minister, serving until he resigned due to ill health in 1957. He was Knighted the 1st Earl of Avon in 1961. He died of cancer at age 79.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 7 Aug 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11440
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Anthony Eden (12 Jun 1897–14 Jan 1977), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11440, citing St Mary Churchyard, Alvediston, Wiltshire Unitary Authority, Wiltshire, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .