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Keir Hardie

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James Keir Hardie (15 August 1856 – 26 September 1915) was a Scottish socialist and the first Labour Member of Parliament. Hardie started work at the age of ...

BBC - History - Historic Figures: James Keir Hardie (1856 - 1915)

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James Keir Hardie was born in Lanarkshire, Scotland on 15 August 1856, the illegitimate son of a servant, Mary Keir. His mother later married David Hardie, ...

J. Keir Hardie | British labour leader | Britannica.com

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J. Keir Hardie, (born Aug. 15, 1856, Legbrannock, Lanark, Scot.—died Sept. 26, 1915, Glasgow) British labour leader, first to represent the workingman in ...

Birth of Keir Hardie | History Today

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When he was two, the little boy became James Keir Hardie after his mother married David Hardie, a ship's carpenter. More children followed and the family lived ...

Keir Hardie | Making Britain - The Open University

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James Keir Hardie, originally James Kerr, was the son of Mary Kerr, a Scottish farm servant. His father was probably William Aitken, a miner from Holytown, but  ...

About Keir Hardie | The Keir Hardie Society

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KEIR HARDIE (1856-1915) Born illegitimate and in poverty in 1856 and working in the coal mines from the age of ten. Yet Keir Hardie was to become the main ...

James Keir Hardie Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com ...

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Keir Hardie was born on Aug. 15, 1856, at Legbrannock, Lanarkshire, the illegitimate son of Mary Keir, domestic, and William Aitken, miner. He took the name of ...

Keir Hardie 'drew courage from hardship and remains an inspiration ...

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Sep 9, 2015 ... Keir Hardie, the founder of the Labour Party , is a hero of mine. He died 100 years this month but his courage and single-mindedness are ...

Keir Hardie Primary School - Newham

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Based in Canning Town. Includes school profile, mission statement, sport and club activities information.

Keir Hardie: Radical, Socialist, Feminist - Études écossaises

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When Keir Hardie died in September 1915 one of the strongest tributes came from James Connolly in the Workers'Republic: By the death of Comrade James ...

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James Keir Hardie - Spartacus Educational

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James Keir Hardie, the illegitimate son of Mary Keir, a servant from ... His friend, Philip Snowden, explained why this happened: "Keir Hardie had no schooling ...

Kenneth O Morgan: Keir Hardie is Labour's greatest hero | Opinion ...

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Sep 19, 2008 ... Keir Hardie is Labour's greatest pioneer and its greatest hero. Without him, the party would never have existed. Without him, Attlee, Bevan and ...

Keir Hardie - The man who broke the mould of British politics - BBC ...

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Sep 26, 2015 ... When James Keir Hardie died in 1915 he was reviled by much of the political establishment but the past 100 years have seen his reputation ...