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John Smith
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Born in Dalmally, Argyll
Born on 13rd of September 1938
Died in St Bartholomew's Hospital, London
Died on 12th of May 1994

Born 1938. Died 1994 - Scottish Labour politician.

Studied law at Glasgow University. Excellent public speaker. Became MP in 1970 representing Lanarkshire North. Served in administration of Harold Wilson and Jim Callaghan. Succeeded Neil Kinnock as Labour Party leader in 1992. Died suddenly of heart attack.

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