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Sir Denis William Brogan

Sir Denis William Brogan, British educator. Decorated Legion of Honor; commander Order of Orange Nassau; created knight. Member Institut de France, British Academy, American Philosophical Society, Massachusetts History society.

Background

  • Brogan, Sir Denis William was born on August 11, 1900 in Glasgow, Scotland. Son of Denis and Elizabeth (Toner) Brogan.

  • Education

    • Lecturer, London School Economics. Honorary fellow Corpus Christi College, University of Oxford, also Peterhouse, Cambridge. Professor political science Cambridge (England) University, 1939-1967, professor emeritus, 1967-1974.

    Career

    • Press (Washington).

    Works

    • Author: The Free State, 1945. French Personalities and Problems, American Themes, Politics in America, 1954. The French Nation, 1957.

      American Aspects, 1964.

    Membership

    Member Institut de France, British Academy, American Philosophical Society, Massachusetts History society. Clubs: Reform (London).

    Connections

    • Married Olwen Kendall, August 20, 1931. Children: Denis Hugh Vercingetorix, Patrick William Kendall, Brian Joseph, Olwen Elizabeth.
    • father: Denis Brogan
    • mother: Elizabeth (Toner) Brogan
    • spouse: Olwen Kendall
    • children: Denis Hugh Vercingetorix Brogan
    • Patrick William Kendall Brogan
    • Brian Joseph Brogan
    • Olwen Elizabeth Brogan
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    Born August 11, 1900
    Died January 5, 1974
    (aged 73)
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