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Sir John Sebastian Bach Stopford, Lord Stopford of Fallowfield (1888-1961)

Lord Stopford was introduced in the House of Lords on 10 March 1959.

He was made Professor of Anatomy at Manchester University in 1919, aged just 31, and was vice-chancellor of the university from 1934 until 1956. He held many positions on professional bodies in the field of health care, becoming a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1924.

He was appointed KBE in 1955.