Sir Alan Patrick Herbert (1890-1971), Humorist and politician
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A versatile and prolific writer, both as humorist and satirist, and author of musical comedy and light opera. For many years an Independent MP for Oxford University (1935-50), champion of divorce law reform and public spokesman, he campaigned for a wide variety of causes..
Literature, Journalism and Publishing
Politics, Government and Diplomacy