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G. Godfrey Phillips was born on 7 June, 1900 in United Kingdom. Discover G. Godfrey Phillips’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 65 years old?
|Age||65 years old|
|Born||7 June 1900|
|Date of death||(1965-10-25)1965-10-25|
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G. Godfrey Phillips Net Worth
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|Net Worth in 2023||$1 Million – $5 Million|
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Phillips died on 24 October 1965 after a long illness that he had borne with fortitude.
In 1943 the was made a Commander of the British Empire for his service in Shanghai.
He worked in the War Cabinet Office from 1943 before returning to practice at the bar. In 1946 he re-qualified as a solicitor and became of a partner of the firm Linklater and Paines. He later became managing director of Lazard a director of The Times, chairman of the Equity and Law Life Assurance Society and was a member of the board of a number of industrial companies. He was also a governor of the Harrow School.
At the beginning of the Pacific War, on December 8, 1941, Japanese troops occupied the International Settlement. Phillips tendered his resignation to take effect on 1 March 1942. He was granted a maximum pension. Mr Kohei Teraoka (a Japanese consular official who had been appointed deputy secretary in 1941) was appointed Secretary of the Council and Mr Katsuo Okazaki, the chairman to the council, took over the role of Commissioner General in an honorary capacity.
In January 1940, Phillips was the subject of an assassination attempt when 3 Chinese men riddled his car with bullets while he was being driven to work.
Phillips moved to Shanghai in 1934 to take up the position of Secretary to the Shanghai Municipal Council under Secretary General, Stirling Fessenden. On Fessenden’s retirement in 1939, he was appointed Secretary and Commissioner General.
Phillips married Betty Mary Bright eldest daughter of Mr and Mrs Trevor Bright, of Henleaze-gardens, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol in May 1932. They had two sons and a daughter.
In 1931, Phillips was co-author with E. C. S. Wade of Constitutional Law, commonly known as ‘Wade and Phillips’.
He was educated at Harrow School and Trinity College, Cambridge where he took first class honours in Law Tripos. He was also president of the Cambridge Union. He was called to the bar in 1925 and practiced as a barrister until 1932 when he became town clerk of Stafford.
George Godfrey Phillips CBE (7 June 1900 – 24 October 1965), was a British barrister and, later, solicitor, who served as the Commissioner General of the Shanghai Municipal Council from 1939 to 1942. He was also co-author with E. C. S. Wade of a leading text on constitutional law.
Phillips was born 7 June 1900 in the United Kingdom, the son of Dr George Charles Phillips of Grantley, Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire and Ethel Nancy Phillips.