Neville Chamberlain


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Noun1.Neville Chamberlain - British statesman who as Prime Minister pursued a policy of appeasement toward fascist Germany (1869-1940)Neville Chamberlain - British statesman who as Prime Minister pursued a policy of appeasement toward fascist Germany (1869-1940)
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1940: Neville Chamberlain died just months after resigning as Britain's wartime prime minister.
Downton Abbey ITV, 9pm Neville Chamberlain, soon to be Prime Minister, comes to dinner.
From the time that JosephChamberlain entered Parliament as an MP for Birmingham in 1876 until the death of Neville Chamberlain in 1940, there was always one, but more usually two, Chamberlains in the House of Commons.
Whom did Neville Chamberlain succeed as leader of the Conservative Party in 1937?
Kate's blood cousin, Birmingham Mayor Sir Thomas Martineau, was the uncle of World War II Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain who had been Lord Mayor of Birmingham in 1915.
Politicians in office, prior to the start of the war, in this country, led by Neville Chamberlain, what a political disaster.
1940: Neville Chamberlain resigned as prime minister and Winston Churchill formed a coalition wartime government, saying: "I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
Unfortunately he is becoming our Neville Chamberlain pursuing policy of appeasement," he said.
1938: 'Peace for our time' - Chamberlain The British Prime Minister, Neville Chamberlain, has been hailed as bringing "peace to Europe" after signing a non-aggression pact with German leader Adolf Hitler.
The National Government from 1931-1940 was appointed in response to the Great Depression and was led by Ramsay MacDonald, Stanley Baldwin and Neville Chamberlain.
If approved he will join such historic figures as the city's great Victorian leader Joseph Chamberlain and former Prime Ministers Neville Chamberlain, Winston Churchill, Clement Atlee and David Lloyd George.