Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill (født 30. november 1874 i Blenheim Palace i Oxfordshire, død 24. januar 1965 i Kensington i London) var en britisk politiker, offiser og forfatter, mest kjent som statsminister i Storbritannia under andre verdenskrig.. Churchill er regnet som en av de viktigste lederne i moderne tid. Han var en fremragende taler, og hadde en karriere som offiser, forfatter. .S.) was an English soldier and statesman whose career spanned the reigns of five monarchs.From a gentry family, he served first as a page at the court of the House of Stuart under James, Duke of York, through the 1670s and. During the General Strike of 1926, Churchill edited the British Gazette, the government's anti-strike propaganda newspaper. After the strike ended, he acted as an intermediary between striking miners and their employers. He later called for the introduction of a legally binding minimum wage
John Churchill (født 26. mai 1650 i Ashe House i Devon, død 16. juni 1722 i Windsor Lodge ved Windsor Castle) var en engelsk offiser og adelsmann. Han var den første hertug av Marlborough.I tillegg hadde han titlene kaptein-general, jarl av Marlborough, baron Churchill av Sandridge, lord Churchill av Eyemouth, ridder av Order of the Garter, medlem av Det kongelige råd, fyrste av Mindelheim. Churchill and the Generals is a 1979 BBC television drama concerning the relationship between Winston Churchill and generals of the Allied forces, set in the Cabinet Office and War Rooms between 1940 and 1945. It was written by Ian Curteis (with Peter Young as military advisor).. It was first broadcast on BBC 2 on 23 September 1979, and repeated on BBC 1 on 22 August 1981 Thomas James Churchill (March 10, 1824 - May 14, 1905) was an American politician who served as the 13th governor of Arkansas from 1881 to 1883. Prior to that, he was a senior officer of the Confederate States Army who commanded infantry in the Western and Trans-Mississippi theaters of the American Civil War In 1945 it seemed a foregone conclusion that Churchill and his Conservative Party would win the general election. No election had taken place during the war, the last general election was in 1935. Churchill wanted to maintain the wartime coalition until the defeat of Japan, but, the Labour Party demurred Churchill general insurance policies are underwritten by U K Insurance Limited. Registered office: The Wharf, Neville Street, Leeds LS1 4AZ Registered in England and Wales No.1179980. U K Insurance Limited is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority
Marlborough Churchill (August 11, 1878 - July 9, 1947) was a U.S. Army officer and a distant relative of Winston Churchill.Together with Herbert Yardley, he was instrumental in establishing the joint United States Department of State and United States Department of War's cryptanalytic group, called the Black Chambe Winston Churchill var en britisk offiser, politiker og forfatter. Han var statsminister i Storbritannia i periodene 1940-1945 og 1951-1955. Churchill er av mange ansett for å være en av det tyvende århundrets mest betydningsfulle politikere. Han var Storbritannias statsminister under andre verdenskrig og ble selve symbolet på britenes motstandsvilje mot de tyske nazistene og Adolf Hitler General Sir Alan Brooke became Churchill's next CIGS on December 1, 1941. Danchev, in chronicling Dill's tenure as CIGS from May 1940 to December 1941,.
Directed by Alan Gibson. With Timothy West, Eric Porter, Arthur Hill, Joseph Cotten. The complicated relationship between Winston Churchill and the leaders of the British army during World War II The International Churchill Society (ICS), founded in 1968 shortly after Churchill's death, is the world's preeminent member organisation dedicated to preserving the historic legacy of Sir Winston Churchill. At a time when leadership is challenged at every turn, that legacy looms larger and remains more relevant than ever Winston Churchill (cirka 1620-1688) var rojalist og tilhenger av Stuartene.Blant hans barn var Arabella Churchill (1648-1730) - som var Jakob 2s elskerinne og ble stammor til slekten Fitz-James, John Churchill (1650-1722), som i 1702 ble utnevnt til duke of Marlborough, storadmiral George Churchill (1654-1710) og general Charles Churchill (1656-1714)
The British General Election of 1945 by RB McCallum and Alison Readman (Geoffrey Cumberlege, Oxford University Press, 1947) The Age of Churchill and Eden 1940-1957 by John Ramsden (Longman, 1995 However, General Weygand had to fight without them. Only three British divisions or their equivalent were able to stand in the line with their French comrades. They have suffered severely, but they have fought well. We sent every man we could to France as fast as we could re-equip and transport their formations With the general election of 1951, Churchill returned to government. He became prime minister for the second time in October 1951 and served as minister of defense between October 1951 and January.
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