Trimble


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 (trĭm′bəl), David Baron Trimble. Born 1944.
Politician of Northern Ireland. Leader of the Ulster Unionist Party (1995-2005), the largest political party in Northern Ireland, he shared the 1998 Nobel Peace Prize with John Hume for his work toward establishing peace in that region.

Trimble

(ˈtrɪmbəl)
n
(Biography) (William) David. Baron. born 1944, Northern Irish politician; leader of the Ulster Unionist party (1995–2005), First Minister of Northern Ireland (1998–2002); Nobel peace prize jointly with John Hume in 1998