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Political partyLabour Party
92.7%
Year died2014
87.3%
Year born1925
81.8%
Alma matter (University)New College, Oxford
78.2%
Frequently smoked thisPipe
78.2%
Year he retired from Parliament2001
76.4%
Children (Name Any)Hilary Benn
76.4%
Year first elected to Parliament1950
74.5%
Prime Minister served under (Cabinet era Only)Harold Wilson
72.7%
Year disqualified from Parliament1960
69.1%
Military branchRoyal Air Force
67.3%
Year re-elected to Parliament1963
65.5%
Hint Answer % Correct
BirthplaceMarylebone, London
58.2%
On retiring from the Commons, Benn gave the reason: 'To spend more time on...what?'Politics
56.4%
Full nameAnthony Neil Wedgwood Benn
54.5%
Coalition he was President ofStop the War Coalition
50.9%
Position in Government (Any)Secretary of State for Industry
49.1%
Second constituencyChesterfield
49.1%
First constituencyBristol South East
47.3%
Alma matter (School)Westminster School
40%
SpouseCaroline DeCamp
36.4%
FatherWilliam
36.4%
Name of the peerage he contestedViscount Stansgate
30.9%
MotherMargaret
12.7%

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