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Tony Benn (Anthony Neil Wedgwood Benn) was born on 3 April, 1925 in Marylebone, London, United Kingdom, is a Former Member of Parliament of the United Kingdom. Discover Tony Benn'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 Tony Benn networth?

Popular As Anthony Neil Wedgwood Benn
Occupation writer,camera_department,editor
Age 89 years old
Zodiac Sign Aries
Born 3 April 1925
Birthday 3 April
Birthplace Marylebone, London, United Kingdom
Date of death March 14, 2014
Died Place London, United Kingdom
Nationality United Kingdom

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Who Is Tony Benn's Wife?

His wife is Caroline Benn (m. 1949–2000)

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Wife Caroline Benn (m. 1949–2000)
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Children Hilary Benn, Stephen Benn, 3rd Viscount Stansgate, Melissa Benn, Joshua Benn, Joshua William Wedgwood Benn

Tony Benn Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Tony Benn worth at the age of 89 years old? Tony Benn’s income source is mostly from being a successful Writer. He is from United Kingdom. We have estimated Tony Benn's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2021 $1 Million - $5 Million
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2002

His published Diaries in seven volumes cover the period from 1942-1990, and the next volume "Free at Last" from 1990 - 2002 was published on October 3rd 2002. He has also written seven other books, including "Arguments for Socialism", many pamphlets, and several Videos and Audio tapes have also been published. The holder of seven honorary Doctorates from British and American universities, he has recently been appointed as a Visiting Professor at the London School of Economics and is a regular broadcaster.

2001

Tony Benn is the son, grandson and father of MPs, he retired from the House of Commons in May 2001, after fifty years in Parliament making him the longest serving Labour MP in the history of the party.

1983

His service in the House of Commons was not continuous: he lost his Bristol seat in 1983 and was re-elected for Chesterfield in 1984.

1964

He was a Cabinet minister in the Labour governments of 1964 - 69, and 1974.

1963

After three years campaigning for the right to renounce his peerage, Benn saw the Peerage Act passed in 1963. He renounced his title within 20 minutes of the act being passed, and the sitting member resigned and Benn returned to the House of Commons in the subsequent by-election.

1960

More famously, he was also excluded in the 1960s when his father died, and he became Viscount Stansgate. He was able to stand in the subsequent by-election but as a member of the House of Lords could not take his seat, and a court declared his opponent the winner.

1959

An elected member of the National Executive Committee of the Labour party from 1959 - 1994, he was Chairman of the Party in 1971/2.

1936

He was the last surviving MP to have been elected during the reign of King George VI (December 11, 1936 - February 6, 1952). He was first elected to Parliament in the Bristol South East by-election on November 30, 1950.

1928

His younger brother David Julian Wedgwood Benn (Greenock, Renfrewshire, UK 28 December 1928- 2 February 2017 UK) was a broadcaster, writer and Eastern Europe specialist.