Dilke, Sir Charles Wentworth

Born: 
1843
Died: 
1911
Forenames: 
Sir Charles Wentworth
Surname: 
Dilke
English politician. FH wrote articles in the Evening News defending Dilke when he was cited as co-respondent in a divorce case. The case scandalised society, not least when the lady in question claimed in the witness box that Dilke had insisted on bringing a Mrs Rogerson to their bed when she was in it. "And Mrs Rogerson was an old woman and his old flame!"
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