Sir Winston Churchill, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

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Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill (Churchill)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England
Death: Died in 28 Hyde Park Gate, Hyde Park, London, England
Cause of death: Stroke
Place of Burial: Bladon, Oxfordshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Lord Randolph Henry Spencer-Churchill and Jeanette Porch
Husband of Clementine Churchill, Baroness Spencer-Churchill
Father of Diana Churchill; Hon. Randolph Frederick Edward Spencer Churchill; Sarah Churchill (actress); Marigold Frances Churchill and Mary Soames, Baroness Soames
Brother of John Strange Spencer-Churchill

Occupation: Prime Minister
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About Sir Winston Churchill, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill, KG, OM, CH, TD, DL, FRS, Hon. RA (30 November 1874 – 24 January 1965) was a British politician who was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 (that is, for most of the Second World War) and again from 1951 to 1955. Widely regarded as one of the greatest wartime leaders of the 20th century, Churchill was also an officer in the British Army, a historian, a writer, and an artist. He is the only British Prime Minister to have received the Nobel Prize in Literature, and was also the first person to be made an honorary citizen of the United States.

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other links:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/people/winston_churchill

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=2194

http://www.geneall.net/U/per_page.php?id=94162

http://www.nndb.com/people/418/000025343/

http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/1953/churchill-bio.html

http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/printable/32413

http://www.quotationspage.com/quotes/Sir_Winston_Churchill/

http://www.thepeerage.com/p10620.htm#i106196

http://www.winstonchurchill.org/


Project note: Sir Churchill was a Freemason and a member of Studholme Alliance Lodge No. 1591 and Rosemary Lodge No. 2851.

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Sir Winston Churchill, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom's Timeline

1874
November 30, 1874
Oxfordshire, England
1881
1881
Age 6
St James, London, England
1891
1891
Age 16
Cheveley, Cambridgeshire, England
1895
February 1895
Age 20
RMC, Sandhurst
1909
July 11, 1909
Age 34
London, Greater London, UK
1911
May 28, 1911
Age 36
1914
October 7, 1914
Age 39
London, England
1918
November 15, 1918
Age 43