Archibald Sinclair, 1st Viscoont Thursa

Archibald Henry Macdonald Sinclair, 1st Viscoont Thursa, KT, CMG, PC (22 October 1890 – 15 Juin 1970), kent as Sir Archibald Sinclair, Bt, atween 1912 an 1952, an eften as Archie Sinclair, wis a Breetish politeecian an leader o the Leeberal Pairty.

The Viscoont Thursa

The Air Ministry, 1939-1945. CH10270.jpg
Archibald Sinclair as Secretar o State for Air in the Seicont Warld War
Leader o the Leeberal Pairty
In office
26 November 1935 – 15 Juin 1945
DeputePercy Harris (1940–1945)
Precedit biSir Herbert Samuel
Succeedit biClement Davies
Secretar o State for Air
In office
11 Mey 1940 – 23 Mey 1945
MonarchGeorge VI
Prime MeenisterWinston Churchill
Precedit biSir Samuel Hoare, Bt
Succeedit biHarold Macmillan
Depute Leader o the Leeberal Pairty
In office
4 November 1931 – 26 November 1935
LeaderHerbert Samuel
Precedit biHerbert Samuel
Succeedit biPercy Harris 1940–1945
Secretar o State for Scotland
In office
25 August 1931 – 28 September 1932
MonarchGeorge V
Prime MeenisterRamsay MacDonald
Precedit biWilliam Adamson
Succeedit biSir Godfrey Collins
Leeberal Chief Whip
In office
1930 – 25 August 1931
LeaderDavid Lloyd George
Precedit biRobert Hutchison
Succeedit biGoronwy Owen
Member o Pairlament
for Caithness an Sutherland
In office
15 November 1922 – 5 Julie 1945
Precedit biLeicester Harmsworth
Succeedit biEric Gandar Dower
Personal details
BornArchibald Henry Macdonald Sinclair
22 October 1890 (1890-10-22)
Chelsea, Lunnon, Ingland
Dee'd15 June 1970 (1970-06-16) (aged 79)
Poleetical pairtyLeeberal
Spoose(s)Marigold Forbes
Alma materRoyal Military College, Sandhurst