Walpole was first settled in 1659 and was considered a part of Dedham until officially incorporated in 1724. The town was named after Sir Robert Walpole, de facto first Prime Minister of Great Britain. It also encompasses the entirely distinct entity of Walpole (CDP), with its much smaller area of 2.9 square miles.
Lateran and Laterano are the shared names of several buildings in Rome. The properties were once owned by the Lateranus family of the Roman Empire. The Laterani lost their properties to Emperor Constantine who gave them to the Catholic Church in 311.
John Cleese, Actor: A Fish Called Wanda. John Cleese was born on October 27, 1939, in Weston-Super-Mare, England, to Muriel Evelyn (Cross) and Reginald Francis Cleese. He was born into a family of modest means, his father being an insurance salesman; but he was nonetheless sent off to private schools to obtain a good education. Here he was often tormented for his height, having reached a...
hace 2 días · Wessex, also known as the Kingdom of the West Saxons, was a large and extremely influential Anglo-Saxon kingdom from 519 to 927AD. In this article, we take a look at the Kings and Queens that ruled over the kingdom for almost half a millennium.
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Sir Robert Walpole (1676–1745) 3 april 1721 16 februari 1742 Whig Party: 1722 1727 1734 1741 Graaf van Wilmington Spencer Compton (1673–1743) 16 februari 1742 2 juli 1743 : Whig Party: Henry Pelham (1694–1754) 27 augustus 1743 6 maart 1754 : Whig Party: 1747 Hertog van Newcastle Thomas Pelham-Holles (1693–1768) 16 maart 1754 11 november ...
Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill KG OM CH PCc RA (* 30. November 1874 in Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire; † 24. Januar 1965 in London) gilt als bedeutendster britischer Staatsmann des 20. Jahrhunderts. Er war zweimal Premierminister – von 1940 bis 1945 sowie von 1951 bis 1955 – und führte Großbritannien durch den Zweiten Weltkrieg.