Lord Randolph Henry Spencer-Churchill ( Londres, 13 de febrero de 1849 - ibídem, 24 de enero de 1895) fue un político británico, padre del futuro primer ministro, Winston Churchill, que publicó en 1906 su biografía, Lord Randolph Churchill . Índice 1 Primeros años 2 Matrimonio e hijos 3 Vida pública 4 Bibliografía 5 Referencias 6 Enlaces externos
- Early life
- Marriage and medical condition
- Personality and reputation
Lord Randolph Henry Spencer-Churchill was a British statesman. Churchill was a Tory radical and coined the term 'Tory democracy'. He inspired a generation of party managers, created the National Union of the Conservative Party, and broke new ground in modern budgetary presentations, attracting admiration and criticism from across the political spec...
Born at 3 Wilton Terrace, Belgravia, London, Randolph Spencer was the third son of John Spencer-Churchill, Marquess of Blandford, and his wife the Marchioness of Blandford; upon John's father's death in 1857, they became the Duke of Marlborough, and the Duchess of Marlborough, respectively. As the younger son of a Marquess, Randolph had a courtesy ...
Lord Randolph Churchill was married at the British Embassy in Paris on 15 April 1874 to Jennie Jerome, daughter of Leonard Jerome, an American businessman. The couple had two sons: 1. Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill 2. John Strange "Jack" Spencer-Churchill In January 1875, about a month after Winston's birth, Randolph made repeated visits to Dr O...
It was not until 1878 that he came to public notice as the exponent of independent Conservatism. He made a series of furious attacks on Sir Stafford Northcote, R. A. Cross, and other prominent members of the "old gang". George Sclater-Booth, President of the Local Government Boar
By 1885 he had formulated the policy of progressive Conservatism which was known as "Tory Democracy". He declared that the Conservatives ought to adopt, rather than oppose, popular reforms, and to challenge the claims of the Liberals to pose as champions of the masses. His views
In 1884 progressive Toryism won out. At the conference of the National Union of Conservative Associations, Lord Randolph was nominated chairman, despite the opposition of the parliamentary leaders. A split was averted by Lord Randolph's voluntary resignation which he had done his
An attempted round-the-world journey failed to cure Lord Randolph of his debilitating illness. He started in the autumn of 1894, accompanied by his wife, but his health soon became so feeble that he was brought back hurriedly from Cairo. He reached England shortly before Christmas, and died in Westminster the next month. The gross value of his pers...
Rosebery described his old friend and political opponent, after his death, thus: "his nervous system was always tense and highly strung;...he seems to have had no knowledge of men, no consideration of their feelings, no give and take." But he continued, "in congenial society, his conversation was wholly delightful. He would then display his mastery...
02/06/2022 · Winston Churchill, in full Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill, (born November 30, 1874, Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire, England—died January 24, 1965, London), British statesman, orator, and author who as prime minister (1940–45, 1951–55) rallied the British people during World War II and led his country from the brink of defeat to victory.
Randolph Churchill (Journalist, Member of Parliament for Preston (1940-45)) Randolph Churchill was a British journalist, writer, politician, and the son of former British Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill. After three unsuccessful attempts to enter Parliament, Randolph finally became a Conservative Member of Parliament for Preston, in 1940.
Lord Randolph Churchill, in full Lord Randolph Henry Spencer Churchill, (born February 13, 1849, London, England—died January 24, 1895, London), British politician who was a precociously influential figure in the Conservative Party and the father of Winston Churchill.
Randolph Henry Spencer-Churchill (13 de febrero de 1849 - 24 de enero de 1895), conocido generalmente como Lord Randolph Churchill, fue un político británico, nacido en el palacio de Blenheim (condado de Oxford). Estudió en el Eton College y en la Universidad de Oxford.
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