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Gaitskell, Hugh

Line breaks: Hugh Gait|skell
Pronunciation: /ˈɡeɪtskɪl/

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Definition of Gaitskell, Hugh in English:

( 1906–63), British Labour statesman, Chancellor of the Exchequer 1950-1 and leader of the Labour Party 1955–63; full name Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell. He opposed the government over the Suez crisis and resisted calls within his own party for unilateral disarmament.

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