William Norman Birkett

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William Norman Birkett, 1st Baron Birkett (6 September 1883 – 10 February 1962) was a British barrister, judge, politician and preacher who served as the alternate British judge during the Nuremberg Trials. He received his education at Barrow-in-Furness Grammar School. He was a Methodist preacher and a draper before attending Emmanuel College, Camb ...

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11 November 2014

I do not object to people looking at their watches when I am speaking. But I strongly object when they start shaking them to make certain they are still going.

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