Clermont Set

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Group.png Clermont Set  Rdf-entity.pngRdf-icon.png
Formation1962
FounderJohn Aspinall
Membership• Gianni Agnelli
• Richard John Bingham
• Bob Boothby
• Andrew Cavendish
• Ian Fleming
• Lucian Freud
• James Goldsmith
• Dai Llewellyn
• Victor Lownes
• Kerry Packer
• Tiny Rowland
• Edward John Stanley
• David Stirling
• Peter Sellers
• Jim Slater
"If the original Clermont set were defined by one quality, it was a reckless taste for taking risks."

The Clermont Club was a group which met at the Clermont Club (founded in 1960 by John Aspinall). Gambling and womanising was a common pastime. "If the original Clermont set were defined by one quality, it was a reckless taste for taking risks."[1]

Exposure

Adam Curtis mentioned the group in his film The Mayfair Set.


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