Alec Douglas-Home(1903-1995), Prime Minister
Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel
Sitter in 32 portraits
Douglas-Home, the Tory statesman, relinquished his title as 14th Earl of Home in 1963 to become Prime Minister (1963-4). Having served as Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs under Macmillan (1960-3), he returned to the same office under Edward Heath (1970-4).
by Eve Arnold