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  1. Francis Leslie Pym, Baron Pym, MC, PC, DL was a British Conservative Party politician who served in various Cabinet positions in the 1970s and 1980s, including Foreign, Defence and Northern Ireland Secretary, and Leader of the House of Commons. He was Member of Parliament for Cambridgeshire from 1961 to 1987. Pym was made a life peer in 1987.

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    Francis Leslie Pym, Baron Pym, MC, PC, DL was a British Conservative Party politician who served in various Cabinet positions in the 1970s and 1980s, including Foreign, Defence and Northern Ireland Secretary, and Leader of the House of Commons. He was Member of Parliament for Cambridgeshire from 1961 to 1987. Pym was made a life peer in 1987.

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  3. The British statesman Francis Pym (born 1922) was foreign secretary during the Falkland Islands War of 1982. Francis Leslie Pym was born on February 13, 1922, in Abergavenny, Monmouth County, Wales, into a family that had provided political leaders to Britain for centuries. One of his ancestors was John Pym, a leader of the parliamentary cause in the 17th-century civil war.

  4. Mar 07, 2008 · Francis was the fifth Pym to serve in the Commons over the course of 350 years. His father, Leslie Ruthven Pym, son of the Bishop of Bombay, was a landowner and land agent who became...

  5. Mini Bio (1) Francis Pym was born in 1922. He attended Magdalene College at Cambridge and served in World War II. He entered Parliament in 1961 as a Conservative MP from Cambridgeshire. He served in the cabinet of Edward Heath as Chief Whip, 1970-73 and Minister of Northern Ireland, 1973-74. After the Tories lost the first General Election in 1974, Pym served in the Shadow Cabinet as Spokesman for Agriculture.

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    • March 7, 2008 in London, England, UK
    • February 13, 1922 in London, England, UK
  6. Mar 07, 2008 · Francis Leslie Pym, Baron Pym, MC, PC was a British politician. A member of the Conservative Party, he served in various positions in the Cabinet in the 1970s and 1980s, including Foreign Secretary, Defence Secretary, Northern Ireland Secretary and Leader of the House of Commons. He was Member of Parliament (MP) representing the constituencies of Cambridgeshire (1961–83) and South East Cambridgeshire (1983–87), and was made a life peer in 1987.

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  7. Francis Leslie Pym was born on February 13, 1922, in Abergavenny, Monmouth County, Wales, into a family that had provided political leaders to Britain for centuries. One of his ancestors was John Pym, a leader of the parliamentary cause in the 17th-century civil war. When he entered the House of Commons for the first time in 1961, representing a Cambridgeshire district where his family had long been prominent, he was the fifth Pym to serve his country there.

  8. Francis was the son of William Pym and Elizabeth née Kingsley and lived at the family seat of Hasells Hall (which he considerably improved) in Sandy, Bedfordshire. [1] He was a Whig Member of Parliament for Bedfordshire from 1806 to 1818, and from 1820 to 1826. He was also High Sheriff of Bedfordshire in 1791.

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