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date: 18 August 2019

Astor, Nancy Witcher Langhorne,Viscountess (1879–1964) 

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Who's Who in the Twentieth Century
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 Market House Books Market House Books

American-born British politician, the first woman to sit in the House of Commons (1919–45).She was born in Danville, Virginia, the daughter of a Confederate soldier who became a wealthy tobacco auctioneer. After her first marriage ended in divorce, she visited England, where she met, and in ... ...

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