Hugh Algernon Percy, 10th Duke of Northumberland (1914 - 1988) MP

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Birthplace: London, England
Death: Died in Syon House, Brentford, London, England
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About Hugh Algernon Percy, 10th Duke of Northumberland

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  • Lord Lieutenant of Northumberland from 1956 to 1984.
  • Chancellor of the University of Newcastle from 1964 to 1988.
  • Chairman of the Medical Research Council from 1969 to 1977.
  • President of the Royal Agricultural Society of England in 1956 and 1962
  • Chairman of the Agricultural Research Council from 1958 1968.
  • Chairman of the Committee of Enquiry on Foot and Mouth Disease.
  • Lord Steward of H.M. Household from 1973 to 1988.
  • Master of the Percy Foxhounds from 1940 to 1988.

He was commissioned into the Northumberland Hussars. In 1940, as a Lieutenant, he transferred to the Royal Artillery. In 1947, as a Captain, he transferred back to the Northumberland Hussars.

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Hugh Algernon Percy, 10th Duke of Northumberland's Timeline

1914
April 6, 1914
London, England
1946
June 12, 1946
Age 32
London, , , England
1953
July 1, 1953
Age 39
1956
November 16, 1956
Age 42
1962
May 25, 1962
Age 48
1988
October 11, 1988
Age 74
Syon House, Brentford, London, England