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Harold Perkin

Date of Birth 11-November-1926
Place of Birth Hanley, Staffordshire
(United Kingdom, England, Staffordshire)
Nationality United Kingdom
Also know as Harold James Perkin, Harold J. Perkin
Harold James Perkin was a British social historian and founder of the Social History Society. Perkin was born in Hanley, Staffordshire to humble origins and attended Hanley High School and then obtained a scholarship to Jesus College, Cambridge from 1945, gaining a starred First Class degree in 1948 followed by National Service in the RAF. Rejected by his Cambridge college to study for a PhD, he commenced an extramural history teaching post from 1950 at Manchester University.

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