Sir Martin GilbertThe College is saddened to learn of the death of Sir Martin Gilbert,  (1936 – 2015), historian and biographer of Sir Winston Churchill, and Honorary Fellow of Churchill College. He was the author of over eighty books, including works on the Holocaust and Jewish history and served as a member of the inquiry into the Iraq war.

Sir Martin died peacefully late last night at the age of 78 after a long illness.

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