Há 3 dias · Field Marshal Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, KG, GCB, GCH, PC, FRS ( né Wesley; 1 May 1769 – 14 September 1852) was an Anglo-Irish statesman, soldier, and British Tory politician who was one of the leading military and political figures of 19th-century Britain, serving twice as prime minister of the United Kingdom.
Há 2 dias · From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia For other uses, see Queen Camilla (disambiguation). Camilla (born Camilla Rosemary Shand, later Camilla Parker Bowles, 17 July 1947) is Queen of the United Kingdom and the 14 other Commonwealth realms as the wife of King Charles III. [note 1]
- 6 May 2023
- Camilla Rosemary Shand, 17 July 1947 (age 76), King's College Hospital, London, England
- 8 September 2022 – present
24 de nov. de 2023 · Wellington: The Path to Victory, 1769-1814 is the first of two volumes based on exhaustive research on Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, by Rory Muir – to be precise, it is based on 30 years work on the subject.
29 de nov. de 2023 · The current duke lives in the house today. You’ll also see Napoleon’s Death Mask. The original was made of plaster, a direct impression of Napoleon’s face when he died. This is a grand, bronze copy. You can see that Wellington even ate off Napoleon’s 1812 Sèvres china set, decorated in Egyptian style.
27 de nov. de 2023 · Ridley Scott’s version of Napoleon Bonaparte’s life story may not be awfully close to the truth, but it’s a very good 19th-century drama indeed, focused on an exceptional military leader whose...
Há 1 dia · The Duke of Wellington, Prime Minister 1828–1830, with Peel Peel was considered one of the rising stars of the Tory party and was one of its influential members. Peel, at the age of 34, first entered the cabinet of Lord Liverpool in 1822 as Home Secretary , one of the Great Offices of State , thus becoming a senior minister in the ...