David Cecil,6th Marquess Of Exeter
804 Nelson House, Dolphin Square, Pimlico, London

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Name: David Cecil,6th Marquess Of Exeter
Category: Athlete

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David Cecil,6th Marquess of Exeter,also titled as David Burghley,Lord Burghley (1905-1981).British athlete,conservative politician.He was an Olympic athlete,winning 400m Hurdles Gold for Britain,at the 1928 Amsterdam Summer Olympics,was key in setting up London as host of the 1948 Olympics.as IAAF President,& was the red blazer official in the iconic Tommie Smith/John Carlos Black Power salute photo from the 1968 Mexico Olympics.He was Governor of Bermuda from 1943 to 1945

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Years of Residence: 1937 - Unknown
Source: Dolphin Square:The Story of a Unique Building (Terry Gourvish)

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David Cecil,Lord Burghley/6th Marquess of Exeter (1905-1981).British Gold medal winning Olympic athlete & Tory politician,lived here.

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804 Nelson House
Dolphin Square
Pimlico
London
SW1V 3NA
United Kingdom

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