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Henry Paget(17 de mayo de 1768-29 de abril de 1854) fue un general y político británico, I marqués de Anglesey y también conocido como Lord Paget. Biografía[editar] Combatió en la campaña de Flandes(1794, en el contexto de la Primera Coalición) y en la Invasión anglo-rusa de los Países Bajos(1799), alcanzado el generalato en 1802.
Henry Cyril Paget, 5th Marquess of Anglesey (16 June 1875 – 14 March 1905), styled Lord Paget until 1880 and Earl of Uxbridge between 1880 and 1898, and nicknamed "Toppy", was a British peer who was notable during his short life for squandering his inheritance on a lavish social life and accumulating massive debts.
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Henry William Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey KG, GCB, GCH, PC, styled Lord Paget between 1784 and 1812 and known as the Earl of Uxbridge between 1812 and 1815, was a British Army officer and politician. After serving as a Member of Parliament for Carnarvon and then for Milborne Port, he took part in the Flanders Campaign and then commanded the cav...
He was born Henry Bayley, the eldest son of Henry Bayley-Paget, 1st Earl of Uxbridge and his wife Jane, daughter of the Very Reverend Arthur Champagné, Dean of Clonmacnoise, Ireland. His father assumed the surname Paget in 1770. He was educated at Westminster School and Christ Church, Oxford. Paget entered parliament at the 1790 general election as...
At the outbreak of the French Revolutionary Wars, Paget raised a regiment of Staffordshire volunteers and was given the temporary rank of lieutenant-colonel-commandant in December 1793. As the 80th Regiment of Foot, the unit took part in the Flanders Campaign of 1794 under Paget's command. He was formally commissioned into the British Army as a lie...
During the Hundred Days he was appointed cavalry commander in Belgium, under the still resentful eye of Wellington. He fought at the Battle of Quatre Bras on 16 June 1815 and at the Battle of Waterloo two days later, when he led the spectacular charge of the British heavy cavalry against Comte d'Erlon's column which checked and in part routed the F...
Paget was the commodore of the Royal Irish Yacht Club, based at Sackville Street, Dublin in 1832 at the time when he served as lord lieutenant of Ireland.
Paget's support of the proceedings against Queen Caroline, alleging her infidelity, made him for a time unpopular, and when he was on one occasion beset by a crowd, who compelled him to shout "The Queen!", he added the wish, "May all your wives be like her". At the coronation of George IV in July 1821, Paget acted as Lord High Steward of England. H...
Field Marshal Henry William Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey (1768–1854), who married Lady Caroline Villiers, a daughter of George Villiers, 4th Earl of Jersey. They divorced in 1810 and she married to George Campbell, 6th Duke of Argyll. Captain Hon. William Paget (1769–1794), an MP who died unmarried.
Henry Cyril Paget nació en París, hijo del cuarto Marqués de Anglesey y su segunda esposa Blanche Mary Boyd. Los chismes de la época afirmaban que su verdadero padre era el actor francés Benoît - Constant Coquelin, un rumor reforzado por el hecho de que después de la muerte de su madre en 1877 Page fue criado por la cuñada de Coquelin, que se hizo cargo de él hasta 1883.
PAGET HENRY (Ph.D. in Sociology, Cornell University, 1976) is Professor of Sociology and Africana Studies. His specializations are Dependency Theory, Caribbean Political Economy, Sociology of Religion, Sociology of Art and Literature, Africana Philosophy and Religion, Race and Ethnic Relations, Poststructuralism, and Critical Theory.
Henry Paget, 1st Earl of Uxbridge PC (13 January 1663 – 30 August 1743), of Beaudesert, Staffordshire, and West Drayton, Middlesex, was a British landowner and Tory politician who sat in the English and British House of Commons from 1695 until 1712 when he was raised to the peerage as Baron Burton as one of Harley's Dozen.