Albert Profumo

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Albert Peter Anthony Profumo
Spouse(s) Martha Thom Walker
Native name Alberto Pier Antonio Profumo
Father Joseph Alexander Profumo
Mother Annie Lewis Mills
Born 1879
Lambeth, Surrey, England
Baptised 8 May 1881
St Stephen's Church, South Lambeth, Surrey, England
Died 27 March 1940(1940-03-27) (aged 60–61)
Avon Dassett, Warwickshire, England
Buried 30 March 1940
St Peter's Church, Hersham, Surrey, England

Albert Peter Anthony Profumo KC (1879 – 27 March 1940) was an English barrister.

The Profumo family is of Italian origin, and Albert Profumo held the title of 4th Baron Profumo in the nobility of the Kingdom of Sardinia.

His family made their fortune in insurance. He owned much of the Provident Life of London. He was succeeded as Baron by his son, politician John Profumo. His grandson is David Profumo.

His daughter Mary Ainslie Profumo married Harold Balfour, 1st Baron Balfour of Inchrye.

Regnal titles
Preceded by
Joseph Profumo
Baron Profumo Succeeded by
John Profumo