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Sir Richard Grant Woodman Burbidge

business executive.

Sir Richard Grant Woodman Burbidge, business executive. Decorated commander Order of British Empire.

Background

Burbidge, Sir Richard Grant Woodman was born on June 23, 1897 in London, England. Son of Sir Woodman (Baronet, Commander, Order of British Empire) and Catherine Jemima (Grant) B.

Education

Student Rugoy School.

Career

Studied retail business John Wanamaker’s New York City, 1919-1920. Chairman Harrods Ltd. and subsidiary companies, 1945-1959. Chairman British Home Stores Ltd.

Director Maple & Company Ltd.

Connections

Married Gladys Kearley, October 14, 1925.; married second, Mistress. Children: John Richard Woodman, Susan Woodman.

father:
Sir Woodman Burbidge

spouses:
Gladys Kearley

Mistress

children:
John Richard Woodman Burbidge

Susan Woodman Burbidge