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James Chuter Ede, Baron Chuter-Ede CH PC JP DL was a British teacher, trade unionist and Labour politician. He served as Home Secretary under Prime Minister Clement Attlee from 1945 to 1951, becoming the longest-serving Home Secretary of the 20th century.

The Right Honourable

CH PC JP DL
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Leader of the House of Commons
In office
16 March 1951 – 26 October 1951
Prime Minister Clement Attlee
Preceded by Herbert Morrison
Succeeded by Harry Crookshank
Home Secretary
In office
3 August 1945 – 26 October 1951
Prime Minister Clement Attlee
Preceded by Sir Donald Somervell
Succeeded by Sir David Maxwell Fyfe
Parliamentary Secretary to the Board of Education
In office
15 May 1940 – 13 August 1944
President Herwald Ramsbotham
Rab Butler
Preceded by Kenneth Lindsay
Succeeded by Office Abolished
Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Education
In office
13 August 1944 – 23 May 1945
Minister Rab Butler
Preceded by Office Created
Succeeded by Thelma Cazalet-Keir
Member of Parliament
for South Shields
In office
14 November 1935 – 15 October 1964
Preceded by Harcourt Johnstone
Succeeded by Arthur Blenkinsop
In office
30 May 1929 – 27 October 1931
Preceded by Edward Harney
Succeeded by Harcourt Johnstone
Member of Parliament
for Mitcham
In office
3 March 1923 – 6 December 1923
Preceded by Thomas Worsfold
Succeeded by Richard James Meller
Personal details
Born 11 September 1882 (2016-12-29UTC01:52:07)
Epsom, Surrey
Died 11 November 1965 (2016-12-29UTC01:52:08) (aged 83)
Ewell, Surrey
Nationality British
Political party Labour
Spouse(s) Lilian Williams (d. 1948)
Alma mater Christ's College, Cambridge
Religion Unitarian

James Chuter Ede, Baron Chuter-Ede CH PC JP DL (11 September 1882 – 11 November 1965) was a British teacher, trade unionist and Labour politician. He served as Home Secretary under Prime Minister Clement Attlee from 1945 to 1951, becoming the longest-serving Home Secretary of the 20th century.

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