Pitt the Younger


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Noun1.Pitt the Younger - English statesman and son of Pitt the Elder (1759-1806)
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1806: William Pitt the Younger, twice British Prime Minister, died aged 47.
January 9 BRITISH Prime Minister William Pitt the Younger had to find a way to pay for the Napoleonic Wars.
He was the older brother of Pitt the Younger, and his life was eclipsed by his father and brother until later in his life when he commanded the 1809 Walcheren expedition, but inactivity and incompetence turned what was supposed to be an easy victory into a disaster.
Which former Foreign Secretary has written biographies of both William Pitt the Younger and William Wilberforce?
1783: William Pitt the Younger became the youngest of Britain's prime ministers - he was 24.
1783: William Pitt the Younger became the |youngest of Britain's prime ministers - he was 24.
They are William Pitt the Younger, Earl Grey, Robert Peel, William Gladstone, Winston Churchill, Clement Attlee, Harold Wilson and Margaret Thatcher.
The others featured are William Pitt the Younger, who took office aged just 24, William Gladstone, who was PM four times, Labour reformer Harold Wilson and Churchill's successor Clement Attlee.
William Pitt the Younger took us to war with France.
A signed copy of UK Foreign Minister William Hague's award-winning biography of Britain's youngest prime minister William Pitt the Younger and a u50 Amazon voucher are up for grabs to whoever gets the most overseas friends and families to sign-up.
Biographies of their forebears appears to be something of an avocation among Conservative politicians: William Hague, Britain's foreign minister, wrote a well-received study of Burke's Tory rival, William Pitt the Younger, in 2007.
It's not much fun wading through endless stories about Jack Wilshere celebrating his goal for Arsenal by smoking a pipe or debates about whether Manchester United's Adnan Januzaj is better than Lionel Messi, Gareth Bale, Roger Federer, Don Bradman or William Pitt the Younger were at his age.