Categories: Politics & Administration
Neé Langhorne. Born Danville, Virginia. Married Waldorf Astor (eldest son of the 1st Viscount) in 1906. Became the first woman MP in 1919 .
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Nancy Witcher Astor
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Lord Mayor in 1985.
Lord Mayor of London, 1911. Married Lillie Hartnoll in 1900.
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12,210 brave WW1 seamen remembered on the monument at Tower Hill.
23,831 brave WW2 seamen remembered on the monument at Tower Hill.