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Baroness Lena May Jeger JEGER

Baroness Lena May Jeger JEGER, Member of the House of Lords.

Background

  • JEGER, Baroness Lena May Jeger was born on November 19, 1915. Daughter of Charles Chivers.

  • Education

    • Southgate County School. Birkbeck College, Bachelor of Arts.

    Career

    • Member, London County Council, 195154. Member of Parliament, 1953-1959, 1964-1979. Member, Laboratory National Executive Council, 1960-1961, 1968-1980.

      United Kingdom representative, United Nations Status of Women Commission, 1967. Chairman, Working Party on Sewage Disposal. Member, Consultative Assembly of Council of Europe and Western European Union, 1969-1971.

      Chairman, Labour Party, 1979-1980. House of Lords, since 1979. Opposition Spokesman on Health, 1983-1986, Social Security, since 1983.

      Professional career: former Ministry of Information and Foreign Office. Assistant Editor, British Ally, Moscow, USSR. Staff writer. Guardian, 1959-1964.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Labour Party

    Connections

    • [{"type":"father","name":"Charles Chivers"},{"type":"spouse","name":"the late Doctor Santo Jeger"}]
    • father: Charles Chivers
    • spouse: the late Doctor Santo Jeger
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    Born November 19, 1915
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