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Lord Dunglass

Full name:Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home
Born:2nd July 1903, Westminster, Middlesex, England
Died:9th October 1995, The Hirsel, Coldstream, Berwickshire, Scotland
Batting:Right-hand batsman
Bowling:Right-arm fast-medium
Biography:Styled Lord Dunglass until he succeeded his father as 14th Earl of Home in July 1951; disclaimed his peerage in 1963; created Lord Home of the Hirsel (life peer) in December 1974. Conservative MP for Lanark 1931-35 and 1950-51; for Kinross and West Perthshire 1963-74. Commonwealth Secretary 1955-60, Foreign Secretary 1960-63 and 1970-74; Prime Minister 1963-64 (as Sir Alec Douglas-Home). MCC president 1966-67.
Education:Eton College; Christ Church, Oxford University
Relations:Brother: EC Douglas-Home; Brother: HM Douglas-Home; Father-in-law: CA Alington; Nephew: A Douglas-Home; Son-in-law: JA Wolfe Murray
Teams:Middlesex (Main FC: 1924-1925); Oxford University (Main FC: 1926); Marylebone Cricket Club (Main FC: 1926/27); Free Foresters (Other FC: 1924); HDG Leveson-Gower's XI (Other FC: 1926); Harlequins (Other FC: 1927); All teams
External link: Wikipedia entry
Lists of matches and more detailed statistics
Pictures:Batting Portrait of Lord Dunglass

First-Class Career Batting and Fielding (1924-1927)
MINORunsHSAve10050Ct
Overall1015614737*16.33009
First-Class Career Bowling (1924-1927)
BallsMdnsRunsWktsBBAve5wI10wMSRateEcon
Overall68825363123-4330.250057.333.16

 

 

 

 

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