Early years. Cromwell was born in Huntingdon on 25 April 1599 to Robert Cromwell and his second wife Elizabeth, daughter of William Steward. The family's estate derived from Oliver's great-great-grandfather Morgan ap William, a brewer from Glamorgan who settled at Putney near London, and married Katherine Cromwell (born 1482), the sister of Thomas Cromwell, who would become the famous chief ...
Oliver ou Olivier Cromwell, né le 25 avril 1599 [note 1] à Huntingdon et mort le 3 septembre 1658 à Londres, est un militaire et homme politique anglais, resté dans les mémoires pour avoir pris part à l'établissement d'un Commonwealth républicain d'Angleterre (ainsi qu'en Irlande et en Écosse), puis pour en être devenu le lord-protecteur.
Oliver Cromwell, (born April 25, 1599, Huntingdon, Huntingdonshire, England—died September 3, 1658, London), English soldier and statesman, who led parliamentary forces in the English Civil Wars and was lord protector of England, Scotland, and Ireland (1653–58) during the republican Commonwealth.
Oliver Cromwell (ur.25 kwietnia 1599 w Huntingdon, zm. 3 września 1658 w pałacu Whitehall w Londynie) – polityk angielski, główna postać angielskiej wojny domowej, lord protektor Anglii, Szkocji i Irlandii 1653–1658.
13/08/2020 · Oliver Cromwell (1599 – 1658), Lord Protector of England. Oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector of England, was executed on 30th January 1661 – two and half years AFTER his death… Early life. Oliver Cromwell was born in Huntingdon, a small town near Cambridge, on 25 April 1599 to Robert Cromwell and his wife Elizabeth, daughter of William Steward.
It is a sculpture of Oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England, Scotland and Ireland. The statue was designed by John Bell and erected in 1899. The statue is one of four public statues of Cromwell in the United Kingdom and has been Grade II listed since September 1973 for its architectural merit. Description and history
10/03/2016 · CROMWELL THE HERO. When Oliver Cromwell sat for a portrait, he instructed the artist to "paint my picture truly like me, and not flatter me at all; but remark all these roughnesses, pimples, warts, and everything as you see me." That's Cromwell in a nutshell. No nonsense, blunt, and unsentimental, always ready to accept the ugly realities of life.