Divorced Relationship facts

Married 12 Jul 1921

Divorce 1928

Henry Birkin

Sir Henry Ralph Stanley Birkin

Age

36

Born

Sunday 26 Jul 1896

Died

22 Jun 1933

Other Partners

Professional Partners

Henry Birkin Siblings

Thomas Birkin

Brother

Margaret Birkin

Sister

Charles Birkin

Brother

Other Partners

Stewart Menzies

Married

1952 - 1968

Niall Chaplin

Divorced

married 28 Feb 1948
divorce 1952

Edward Hay

Married

1928 - 1944

Professional Partners

Siblings

Audrey Menzies

Audrey Clara Lilian Menzie

Age

85 (approx.)

Born

Tuesday 04 Apr 1899

Died

1985 (ca.)

His Other Children

Children Together

Sara Smith

died 1976

Pamela Buxton

died 1983

Her Other Children

Henry Birkin
Bio Details

Full name

Sir Henry Ralph Stanley Birkin

Also known as

Baronet Birkin Of Ruddington Grange, Nottingham

Tim Birkin

Sir Henry Ralph Stanley Birkin, 3rd Baronet

Tiger Tim

Captain Henry Birkin

Gender

Male

Age

36

Date of birth

Sunday 26 Jul 1896

Birth place

Nottingham, UK

Date of death:

22 Jun 1933

Place of death

London, UK

Cause of death

Malaria

Occupations

Racing Driver

RFC Lieutenant (1914 (ca.) - 1921 (bef.))

Full Throttle

Henry Birkin's wrote his life story in a book called Full Throttle in 1932.  It was turned into a BBC TV drama in 1995 in which Rowan Atkinson played the role of Henry.  This screenplay was written by Henry's first cousin once removed, Sir John Birkin. 

Le Mans race Winner

In 1929, Birkin alongside co driver, Woolf Barnato, won the Le Mans 24 hours race with a record distance of over 2844 km.  He also won the Le Mans endurance road race in June 1931, this time partnered with Earl Howe.

Sir Henry's Blentley Blower

On 29 June 2012 the 1929 Bentley single-seat racer known as the 'Bentley Blower' sold for over £5 million making it the most expensive British built car ever sold at public auction.  The car achieved record speeds of 137 miles per hour when driven by Henry “Tim” Birkin in the late 1920s and early 1930s.

Trivia

Henry Birkin Family

Henry Birkin's parents:

Henry Birkin's father was Thomas Birkin Henry Birkin's mother was Margaret Birkin


Henry Birkin's children:

Henry Birkin's daughter was Sara Smith Henry Birkin's daughter was Pamela Buxton


Henry Birkin's former partners:

Henry Birkin's former wife was Audrey Menzies


Henry Birkin's siblings:

Henry Birkin's brother was Thomas Birkin Henry Birkin's sister was Margaret Birkin Henry Birkin's brother was Charles Birkin


Henry Birkin's grandchildren:

Henry Birkin's grandson is Evan Hanbury Henry Birkin's grandson is Tim Hanbury Henry Birkin's granddaughter is Christina Barnes Henry Birkin's granddaughter is Nicola Sykes Henry Birkin's grandson is Timothy Buxton Henry Birkin's granddaughter is Lucinda Buxton Henry Birkin's granddaughter is Veronica Williams-Wynne Henry Birkin's grandson is Aubrey Buxton Henry Birkin's granddaughter is Victoria Alderman


Henry Birkin's great grandchildren:

Henry Birkin's great granddaughter is Susanna Stourton Henry Birkin's great grandson is James Hanbury Henry Birkin's great grandson is William Hanbury Henry Birkin's great granddaughter is Sophie Hanbury Henry Birkin's great granddaughter is Marina Lambton Henry Birkin's great granddaughter is Rose Cholmondeley Henry Birkin's great grandson is David Hanbury Henry Birkin's great granddaughter is Sarah Palmer-Tomkinson Henry Birkin's great granddaughter is Eleanor Sykes Henry Birkin's great grandson is Samuel Sykes Henry Birkin's great granddaughter is Miranda Sykes Henry Birkin's great granddaughter was Daisy Sykes Henry Birkin's great granddaughter is Pandora Sykes Henry Birkin's great granddaughter is Alexandra Scrimgeour Henry Birkin's great grandson is Edward Buxton Henry Birkin's great granddaughter is Emma Buxton Henry Birkin's great granddaughter is Olivia Buxton Henry Birkin's great grandson is Henry Buxton   Henry Birkin's great great granddaughter is Flora Stourton Henry Birkin's great great granddaughter is Mariana Stourton Henry Birkin's great great granddaughter is Mary Stourton Henry Birkin's great great granddaughter is Stella Lambton Henry Birkin's great great grandson is Alexander Cholmondeley Henry Birkin's great great grandson is Oliver Cholmondeley Henry Birkin's great great granddaughter is Iris Cholmondeley Henry Birkin's great great granddaughter is Poppy Sykes Henry Birkin's great great granddaughter is Matlida Sykes


Henry Birkin's former in laws:

Henry Birkin's former son in law is George Smith Henry Birkin's former son in law was James Hanbury Henry Birkin's former son in law was Aubrey Buxton Henry Birkin's former son in law is Samuel Buxton


Henry Birkin FameChain Links

Bentley Boys

1928 - 1932

Other people in this association:

Glen Kidston

Francis Curzon 5th Earl of Howe

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Audrey Menzies
Bio Details

Full name

Audrey Clara Lilian Menzie

Maiden name

Audrey Latham

Also known as

Audrey Birkin

Audrey Hay

Audrey Chaplin

Gender

Female

Age

85 (approx.)

Date of birth

Tuesday 04 Apr 1899

Date of death:

1985 (ca.)

Trivia

Audrey Menzies Family

Audrey Menzies's children:

Audrey Menzies's daughter was Sara Smith Audrey Menzies's daughter was Pamela Buxton


Audrey Menzies's former partners:

Audrey Menzies's former husband was Henry Birkin Audrey Menzies's former husband was Stewart Menzies Audrey Menzies's former husband was Niall Chaplin Audrey Menzies's former husband was Edward Hay


Audrey Menzies's grandchildren:

Audrey Menzies's grandson is Evan Hanbury Audrey Menzies's grandson is Tim Hanbury Audrey Menzies's granddaughter is Christina Barnes Audrey Menzies's granddaughter is Nicola Sykes Audrey Menzies's grandson is Timothy Buxton Audrey Menzies's granddaughter is Lucinda Buxton Audrey Menzies's granddaughter is Veronica Williams-Wynne Audrey Menzies's grandson is Aubrey Buxton Audrey Menzies's granddaughter is Victoria Alderman


Audrey Menzies's great grandchildren:

Audrey Menzies's great granddaughter is Susanna Stourton Audrey Menzies's great grandson is James Hanbury Audrey Menzies's great grandson is William Hanbury Audrey Menzies's great granddaughter is Sophie Hanbury Audrey Menzies's great granddaughter is Marina Lambton Audrey Menzies's great granddaughter is Rose Cholmondeley Audrey Menzies's great grandson is David Hanbury Audrey Menzies's great granddaughter is Sarah Palmer-Tomkinson Audrey Menzies's great granddaughter is Eleanor Sykes Audrey Menzies's great grandson is Samuel Sykes Audrey Menzies's great granddaughter is Miranda Sykes Audrey Menzies's great granddaughter was Daisy Sykes Audrey Menzies's great granddaughter is Pandora Sykes Audrey Menzies's great granddaughter is Alexandra Scrimgeour Audrey Menzies's great grandson is Edward Buxton Audrey Menzies's great granddaughter is Emma Buxton Audrey Menzies's great granddaughter is Olivia Buxton Audrey Menzies's great grandson is Henry Buxton   Audrey Menzies's great great granddaughter is Flora Stourton Audrey Menzies's great great granddaughter is Mariana Stourton Audrey Menzies's great great granddaughter is Mary Stourton Audrey Menzies's great great granddaughter is Stella Lambton Audrey Menzies's great great grandson is Alexander Cholmondeley Audrey Menzies's great great grandson is Oliver Cholmondeley Audrey Menzies's great great granddaughter is Iris Cholmondeley Audrey Menzies's great great granddaughter is Poppy Sykes Audrey Menzies's great great granddaughter is Matlida Sykes


Audrey Menzies's former in laws:

Audrey Menzies's former father in law was Thomas Birkin Audrey Menzies's former mother in law was Margaret Birkin Audrey Menzies's former brother in law was Thomas Birkin Audrey Menzies's former sister in law was Margaret Birkin Audrey Menzies's former brother in law was Charles Birkin Audrey Menzies's former son in law is George Smith Audrey Menzies's former son in law was James Hanbury Audrey Menzies's former son in law was Aubrey Buxton Audrey Menzies's former son in law is Samuel Buxton