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Sir Doug Ellis
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Ellis at the Boleyn Ground, November 2014
Born
Herbert Douglas Ellis

(1924-01-03)3 January 1924
Hooton, Cheshire, England
Died 11 October 2018(2018-10-11) (aged 94)
Nationality British
Occupation President Emeritus (Life President) of Aston Villa
Title Chairman of Aston Villa (1968-1975 & 1982-2006)
Predecessor Sir William Dugdale (1982)
Successor Sir William Dugdale (1975)
Randy Lerner
(2006)
Spouse(s) Heidi Marie
Children 3

Sir Herbert Douglas "Doug" Ellis, OBE (3 January 1924 – 11 October 2018), was an English entrepreneur. He was known as the former chairman of Aston Villa Football Club. Ellis was knighted in the 2012 New Year Honours for charitable services.

Ellis died on 11 October 2018 at the age of 94.

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