Barbara Castle 1910 - 2002
Barbara Castle, Baroness Castle of Blackburn, was the longest-serving lady MP at some thirty-four years. She was designated First Secretary of State from 1968 to 1970, a title which is largely honorary and an office that was vacant for twenty-five years following her term. She also served as Secretary of State for Social Services from 1974 to 1976, a working cabinet position.
Why do I bring this woman to you attention? Simply because she shares a birth date with my father.
They were both born October 6, 1910.
Delbert W. Lacy 1910 - 1999
Delbert W. Lacy was a minister of the gospel of Jesus Christ for seventy years. Still miss you, Dad.