William Waldorf Astor, 3rd Viscount Astor(1907-1966), Politician and businessman
Sitter in 15 portraits
by Rita Martin
cream-toned bromide print on photographer's card mount, circa 1913
by (Edward) Russell Westwood
bromide fibre print, 1960s
- Nancy Phyllis Louise Heathcote-Drummond-Willoughby (née Astor), Countess of Ancaster (sister)
- Waldorf Astor, 2nd Viscount Astor (father)
- Nancy Witcher Astor (née Langhorne), Viscountess Astor (mother)
- Sarah Katharine Elinor Astor (née Norton), Viscountess Astor (later Baring) (wife)
- (Janet) Bronwen (née Alun Pugh), Viscountess Astor (wife)
- (Francis) David Langhorne Astor (brother)
- Sir John Jacob Astor (brother)
- Hon. Michael Langhorne Astor (brother)
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