the Earl of Chatham


the Earl of Chatham
Chatham (II)

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  • (the) Earl of Chatham — the Earl of Chatham [the Earl of Chatham] (William Pitt, also called Pitt the Elder 1708–78) a British ↑Whig ↑Prime Minister (1756–61 and 1766–86) who was called the Great Commoner because he was so popular in the country. He was also known as a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Earl of Chatham — The title Earl of Chatham, in the County of Kent, was created in the Peerage of Great Britain in 1766 for William Pitt the Elder on his appointment as Lord Privy Seal, along with the subsidiary title Viscount Pitt, of Burton Pynsent in the County …   Wikipedia

  • First Earl of Chatham — noun English statesman who brought the Seven Years War to an end (1708 1778) • Syn: ↑Pitt, ↑William Pitt, ↑Pitt the Elder • Instance Hypernyms: ↑statesman, ↑solon, ↑national leader …   Useful english dictionary

  • Second Earl of Chatham — noun English statesman and son of Pitt the Elder (1759 1806) • Syn: ↑Pitt, ↑William Pitt, ↑Pitt the Younger • Instance Hypernyms: ↑statesman, ↑solon, ↑national leader …   Useful english dictionary

  • William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham — Infobox Prime Minister | name=The Earl of Chatham order=Prime Minister of Great Britain term start =30 July 1766 term end =14 October 1768 monarch =George III predecessor =The Marquess of Rockingham successor =The Duke of Grafton birth date… …   Wikipedia

  • John Pitt, 2nd Earl of Chatham — John Pitt, 2nd Earl of Chatham, KG, PC (9 October 1756 24 September 1835) was the eldest son of William Pitt the Elder and an elder brother of William Pitt the Younger. He served in various capacities in the Tory cabinets of the late 18th and… …   Wikipedia

  • William Pitt, 1. Earl of Chatham — William Pitt (der Ältere), 1st Earl of Chatham William Pitt, 1. Earl of Chatham (* 15. oder 16. November 1708 in London; † 11. Mai 1778 in Hayes, Kent) war Premierminister von Großbritannien. Er erhielt 1735 durch die Duchess of Marl …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Chatham Center — Pittsburgh, PA Chatham One Building at Chatham Center …   Wikipedia

  • Chatham County, North Carolina — Chatham County Courthouse in Pittsboro …   Wikipedia

  • Chatham House — Independent thinking on international affairs Formation 1920 Headquarters London, UK Members …   Wikipedia


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