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Denis Greenhill, Baron Greenhill of Harrow was born on 7 November, 1913 in United States. Discover Denis Greenhill, Baron Greenhill of Harrow’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 87 years old?
|Age||87 years old|
|Born||7 November 1913|
|Date of death||8 November 2000|
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Denis Greenhill, Baron Greenhill of Harrow Net Worth
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|Net Worth in 2023||$1 Million – $5 Million|
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In the event, he was liked and respected by colleagues, his managerial skills were valued and his advice was highly regarded by ministers. Created a life peer in 1974, he sat as a crossbencher.
On 31 January 1974 he was created a Life Peer as Baron Greenhill of Harrow, of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.
This notorious cable was sent from the UK mission to the UN to the Colonial Office head Denis Greenhill. He responded, by hand, as follows, “Unfortunately along with the birds go some few Tarzans or Man Fridays whose origins are obscure, and who are hopefully being wished on to Mauritius etc. When this has been done I agree we must be very tough and a submission is being done accordingly.” https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Diplomatic_Cable_signed_by_D.A._Greenhill,_dated_August_24,_1966.jpg
In the Order of St Michael & St George he was appointed a Companion (CMG) in 1960, knighted as a Knight Commander (KCMG) in 1967, and promoted to Knight Grand Cross (GCMG) in 1972.
He joined the Foreign Office in 1946 with the support of the Labour Foreign Secretary Ernest Bevin, who thought him an expert on oil transportation. He served as counsellor (and later minister) at the British Embassy in Washington, at the time of the Cuban Missile Crisis (1962) and the assassination of U.S. President John F. Kennedy (1963). As Britain’s special envoy to Rhodesia (1972, 1976) he sought unsuccessfully to end Rhodesia’s Unilateral Declaration of Independence. He was Permanent Under-Secretary (PUS) at the time of the accession of the United Kingdom to the European Communities in 1973. His appointment as PUS had been regarded with scepticism by older hands in the Whitehall establishment.
In the 1942 New Year’s Honours he was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE)
His wife, Angela (née McCulloch), whom he married in Cairo in 1941, died in 2013.
Greenhill was educated at Bishop’s Stortford College and Christ Church, Oxford. From 1935 to 1939, he worked for the London and North Eastern Railway. During World War II, he served in the Middle East, Far East, India and North Africa. He was promoted colonel in the Royal Engineers and was mentioned in dispatches twice.
Denis Arthur Greenhill, Baron Greenhill of Harrow GCMG OBE (7 November 1913 – 8 November 2000) was the British Permanent Under-Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs and Head of the Diplomatic Service from 1969 to 1973; a respected expert on the US, Europe and the Soviet Union, he was actively involved in setting postwar Britain’s role in the world in a new direction, away from its imperial past and a compliant involvement with the United States towards a more active engagement in Europe. He served under three prime ministers, Harold Wilson, Sir Alec Douglas-Home and Edward Heath. Noted for his poor treatment of the Chagos Islanders in August 1966, along with Sir Paul Gore-Booth, forcibly removed some 2,000 natives from their land referring to them as “some Tarzans or Men Fridays”