Richard Cavendish

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Richard Cavendish

Birthdate: (30)
Birthplace: Hardwich,Derbyshire,England
Death: September 7, 1781 (30)
Naples, Italy
Immediate Family:

Son of Prime Minister William Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire and Charlotte Elizabeth Cavendish, 6th Baronness Clifford
Brother of Sir William Cavendish, 5th Duke of Devonshire; Dorothy Bentinck, Duchess of Portland and George Cavendish, 1st Earl of Burlington

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About Richard Cavendish

In 1773, he entered the House of Commons and moved to No. 1 Savile Row, where he resided until 1781. He was one of the few attendees at his brother Devonshire’s wedding in 1774. In 1781, he went abroad in hopes of recovering his failing health; but he continued to decline and died in Naples.

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June 19, 1751
September 7, 1781
Age 30
Naples, Italy