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Sir Denis William Brogan

educator

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