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Geoffrey Cross, Baron Cross of Chelsea (Arthur Geoffrey Neale Cross) was born on 1 December, 1904 in London. Discover Geoffrey Cross, Baron Cross of Chelsea'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 85 years old?
|Popular As||Arthur Geoffrey Neale Cross|
|Age||85 years old|
|Born||1 December 1904|
|Date of death||4 August 1989|
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After his retirement, Cross served as the Chairman of the Appeal Committee of the Panel on Takeovers and Mergers between 1976 and 1981. From 1976 to 1977 he chaired a commission on the organization of the accountancy profession.
In 1960, after nine years without new appointments to the Chancery Division, Cross was appointed a Justice of the High Court, assigned to the Chancery Division, and received the customary knighthood. He was appointed a Lord Justice of Appeal in 1969, and was sworn of the Privy Council. Two years later, on 12 March 1971, he was appointed Lord of Appeal in Ordinary and was created a life peer with the title Baron Cross of Chelsea, of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. He retired from the House of Lords in 1975, upon reaching fifteen years of judicial service.
Cross was elected a bencher of the Middle Temple in 1958 and an honorary fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge in 1972.
In 1952 Cross married Joan Davies, née Wilmot, daughter of Lieutenant-Colonel Theodore Eardley Wilmot, DSO, and widow of Thomas Walton Davies; they had one daughter. Lady Cross of Chelsea died in 2011.
Though "he might have aspired to be a successor to Richard Porson or Sir Richard Jebb", Cross switched to law "for no discernible reason". He was called to the bar by the Middle Temple in 1930 and practiced at the Chancery bar. He developed a large junior practice, especially in the field of estate duty. He took silk in 1949. He appeared as leading counsel for the Bank of England before the bank rate leak inquiry in 1956, and for many years acted for Calouste Gulbenkian and his family. He was Chancellor of Durham between 1959 and 1960.
Geoffrey Cross was born in London, the elder child of Arthur George Cross, a quantity surveyor, and of Mary Elizabeth Cross, née Dalton. His younger brother, Rupert Cross, later became a prominent academic lawyer. Cross was educated at Westminster School, where he was a scholar, and Trinity College, Cambridge, where he took Firsts in both parts of the Classics tripos, as well as winning the Craven Scholarship in 1925. He was a fellow of Trinity College from 1927 to 1931, where he authored a notable work on Epirus.
Arthur Geoffrey Neale Cross, Baron Cross of Chelsea, PC (1 December 1904 – 4 August 1989) was a British judge who served as a Lord of Appeal in Ordinary between 1971 and 1975.