Friday, February 17, 1995

Who is Lord Rothermore in relation to the Daily Mail?

During the 1930s before the war there is a lot of talk about Lord Rothermore, and then also about Harold Harmsworth to do with the Daily Mail. What was their role in the Daily Mail and were they the same person as the link below makes it out as though they are.


http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/BUrothermere.htm

Answer on Who is Lord Rothermore in relation to the Daily Mail?

You mean Viscount Rothermere. The peerage was established about 90 years ago for news tycoon Harold Harmsworth, who initially was Baron Harmsworth. The holder of the title served as chairman of the Daily Mail's parent corporation. The titles is now held by Harmsworth's great-grandson.