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Maurice Harold Macmillan, 1st Earl o Stockton, OM, PC, FRS[2] (10 Februar 1894 – 29 December 1986) wis a Breetish Conservative politeecian an statesman who served as the Prime Meenister o the Unitit Kinrick frae 10 Januar 1957 tae 18 October 1963.


The Earl o Stockton

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Prime Meenister o the Unitit Kinrick
In office
10 Januar 1957 – 18 October 1963
Monarch Elizabeth II
Depute Rab Butler
Precedit bi Sir Anthony Eden
Succeedit bi Sir Alec Douglas-Home
Leader o the Conservative Pairty
In office
10 Januar 1957 – 18 October 1963
Precedit bi Sir Anthony Eden
Succeedit bi Sir Alec Douglas-Home
Chancellor o the Exchequer
In office
20 December 1955 – 13 Januar 1957
Prime Meenister Sir Anthony Eden
Precedit bi Rab Butler
Succeedit bi Peter Thorneycroft
Secretar o State for Foreign Affairs
In office
7 Aprile 1955 – 20 December 1955
Prime Meenister Sir Anthony Eden
Precedit bi Sir Anthony Eden
Succeedit bi Selwyn Lloyd
Meenister o Defence
In office
19 October 1954 – 7 Aprile 1955
Prime Meenister Sir Winston Churchill
Precedit bi Earl Alexander o Tunis
Succeedit bi Selwyn Lloyd
Minister of Housing and Local Government
In office
30 October 1951 – 19 October 1954
Prime Meenister Sir Winston Churchill
Precedit bi Hugh Dalton
Succeedit bi Duncan Sandys
Secretar o State for Air
In office
25 Mey 1945 – 26 Julie 1945
Prime Meenister Winston Churchill
Precedit bi Sir Archibald Sinclair
Succeedit bi Viscount Stansgate
Minister Resident in Northwast Africae
In office
30 December 1942 – 25 Mey 1945
Prime Meenister Winston Churchill
Precedit bi New post
Succeedit bi Harold Balfour
Unner-Secretar o State for the Colonies
In office
4 Februar 1942 – 30 December 1942
Prime Meenister Winston Churchill
Precedit bi George Hall
Succeedit bi The Duke o Devonshire
Pairlamentary Secretar tae the Meenistry o Supply
In office
15 Mey 1940 – 4 Februar 1942
Prime Meenister Winston Churchill
Precedit bi John Llewellin
Succeedit bi Viscoont Portal
Member o Pairlament
for Bromley
In office
14 November 1945 – 16 October 1964
Precedit bi Sir Edward Campbell
Succeedit bi John Hunt
Member o Pairlament
for Stockton-on-Tees
In office
28 October 1931 – 6 Julie 1945
Precedit bi Frederick Fox Riley
Succeedit bi George Chetwynd
In office
30 October 1924 – 31 May 1929
Precedit bi Robert Strother Stewart
Succeedit bi Frederick Fox Riley
Personal details
Born Maurice Harold Macmillan
10 Februar 1894(1894-02-10)
Belgravia, Middlesex, Ingland
Dee'd 29 December 1986(1986-12-29) (aged 92)
Chelwood Gate, East Sussex, Ingland
Restin place St Giles' Kirk, Horsted Keynes
Naitionality Breetish
Poleetical pairty Conservative
Spoose(s) Lady Dorothy Cavendish (m. 1920; d. 1966)
Bairns Maurice Macmillan (deceased)
Caroline Faber
Catherine Amery (deceased)
Sarah Heath (deceased)
Alma mater Balliol College, Oxford
Profession Publisher
Religion Anglican[1]
Ceevilian awairds Order o Meerit
Peerage
Militar service
Allegiance Unitit Kinrick Unitit Kinrick
Service/branch Flag of the British Army.svg Breetish Airmy
Rank 15px Captain
Unit Grenadier Guards
Battles/wars First Warld War
Militar awairds Allied Victory Medal BAR.svg Victory Medal
British War Medal BAR.svg Breetish War Medal

ReferencesEedit

  1. When Fisher resigned in 1961, Trushare.com, 17 March 1963, retrieved 31 January 2010 
  2. Lord Hailsham Of St Marylebone (1987). "Maurice Harold Macmillan, First Earl of Stockton. 10 February 1894-29 December 1986". Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society. 33: 376–326. doi:10.1098/rsbm.1987.0014. JSTOR 769957.