Baron Baillieu

Baron Baillieu, of Sefton in the Commonwealth of Australia and of Parkwood in the County of Surrey, is a title in the Peerage of the United Kingdom.[1] It was created in 1953 for the businessman and public servant, Sir Clive Baillieu, the son of the Australian financier and politician William Baillieu. Baillieu was Chairman and President of the Dunlop Rubber Company and President of the Federation of British Industries and also worked for the British government during the Second World War. As of 2010 the title is held by his grandson, the third Baron, who succeeded his father in 1973.

Barony Baillieu
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Arms: Sable on a pile between two eagles’ heads erased Or three escutcheons Gules each charged with a fleur-de-lis of the second Crest: Upon a billet fesswise Azure charged with three plates a martlet Sable. Supporters: Dexter, a yellow Labrador dog Proper. Sinister, a kangaroo also Proper.

Creation date13 February 1953
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II
PeeragePeerage of the United Kingdom
First holderClive Baillieu
Present holderJames Baillieu
Heir apparentRobert Baillieu
Remainder tothe 1st Baron's heirs male
Left to right: Sir Clive Baillieu of the British Purchasing Commission; A.R. Glancy of the Ordnance Section, Office of Production Management (OPM); Brigadier General B.O. Lewis; Brigadier General G.M. Barnes; Rear Admiral H.A. Sheridan of the British Royal Navy; inspecting the new M-3 "Medium" tank currently being manufactured for the Army. Chrysler Tank Arsenal near Detroit, Michigan

Barons Baillieu (1953)Edit

The heir apparent is the present holder's son, the Hon. Dr Robert Latham Baillieu (b. 1979)

Line of SuccessionEdit

  •   Clive Latham Baillieu, 1st Baron Baillieu (1889 – 1967)[citation needed]
    •   William Latham Baillieu, 2nd Baron Baillieu (1915 – 1973)
      •   James William Latham Baillieu, 3rd Baron Baillieu (b. 1950)
        • (1) Hon. Robert Latham Baillieu (b. 1979)
      • (2) Hon. David Clive Latham Baillieu (b. 1952)
    • Hon. Robert Latham Baillieu (1917 – 1999)
      • (3) Simon Baillieu (b. 1951)
        • (4) James Baillieu (b. 1982)
      • (5) Anthony Robert Baillieu (b. 1956)
    • Captain Hon. Edward Latham Baillieu (1919 – 2006)
      • (6) Christopher Latham Baillieu (b. 1949)
        • (7) Charles Latham Baillieu (b. 1985)
        • (8) Edward Latham Baillieu (b. 1990)
      • (9) Philip Latham Baillieu (b. 1958)

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "No. 39777". The London Gazette. 13 February 1953. p. 906.