Tony Benn

Tony Benn bio

Birth Name: Anthony Neil Wedgwood Benn

Occupation: Politician

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: April 3, 1925

Date Of Death: March 14, 2014

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Scottish

Tony Benn was born on the 3rd of April, 1925. He was known for being a Politician. British Labour Party politician who served as a Member of Parliament for nearly five decades. He also held office as Secretary of State for Industry and Energy and as British Postmaster General and Minister of Technology.

Tony Benn was born in England. He was born into a political family: his father was also a Member of Parliament, and his mother served as first President of the Congressional Federation. He served as President of the Stop the War Coalition from 2001 to 2014.

Tony Benn was a Aries and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Tony Benn was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Anthony Neil Wedgwood Benn is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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Tony Benn’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Tony Benn’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Tony Benn kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Tony Benn was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Anthony Neil Wedgwood Benn
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation



Zodiac Sign: Tony Benn was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Tony Benn was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Tony Benn had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Tony Benn’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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