Jo Grimond
(1913-1993) u


Died aged c. 80

Joseph Grimond, Baron Grimond, CH, CBE, TD, PC (29 July 1913 – 24 October 1993), known as Jo Grimond (/ˈɡrɪmənd/), was a British politician, leader of the Liberal Party from 1956 to 1967 and again briefly on an interim basis in 1976. Jo Grimond was a long-term supporter of Scottish home rule; and, during his leadership, he successfully argued that the Liberal Party support the abolition of Britain's nuclear arsenal.

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No 8 Abbotsford Crescent. Birthplace of Jo Grimond. 29th July 1913 – 24th October 1993. Radical Liberal Statesmen. Leader of the Liberal Party (1956-1967 and 1976). MP for Orkney and Shetland (1950-1983)

8 Abbotsford Crescent, St Andrews, United Kingdom where they was born (1913)