Alexander Patrick Greysteil Hore Ruthven GOWRIE

Biography

Gender Male
Titles also Baron Ruthven of Gowrie (UK 1919), Baron Gowrie (UK 1935), and Viscount Ruthven of Canberra (UK 1945); in remainder to Lordship of Ruthven of Freeland (officially recognised in the name of Ruthven by Warrant of Lord Lyon 1957)
Birthdate 1939-11-26
Education Eton, Balliol Coll Oxford, Harvard
Publications N/A
Recreations book reviewing
Clubs Kildare Street, University (Dublin), White's, Pratt's
Style The Earl of Gowrie, PC
Career former lectr and tutor: SUNY, Harvard, UCL; Parly delg to UN 1971, Cons whip 1971-72, lord in waiting 1972-74, oppn spokesman Economic Affrs 1974-79; min of state: Dept of Employment 1979-81, NI Office 1981-83, Privy Cncl Office (and min for the arts) 1983-84; chllr of the Duchy of Lancaster (and min for the arts) 1984-85; chm: Really Useful Group 1985-90, Sotheby's Europe 1985-94, Arts Cncl of England 1994-98, Development Securities plc 1995-99, Fine Art Fund 2002-, The Magdi Yacoub Inst 2004-; provost Royal Coll of Art 1986-94; Picasso Medal UNESCO 1998; Freeman City of London; FRSL 2003
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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