• Born date: 1883-09-06
  • Born in: Lancashire
  • Death date: 1962-02-10
  • Death in: London
Norman Birkett, 1st Baron Birkett

William Norman Birkett, 1st Baron Birkett, PC, QC (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. Birkett received his education at Barrow-in-Furness Grammar School. He was a Methodist preacher and a draper before attending Emmanuel College, Cambridge in 1907, to study theology, history and law.