William Ewart Gladstone


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Noun1.William Ewart Gladstone - liberal British statesman who served as prime minister four times (1809-1898)William Ewart Gladstone - liberal British statesman who served as prime minister four times (1809-1898)
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| 1898: William Ewart Gladstone, four times Liberal prime minister, died at Hawarden Castle in North Wales, aged 88.
West of Osborne is another great house, Farringford, home of Alfred Lord Tennyson, who was not only Poet Laureate, and a friend of the great Liberal politician William Ewart Gladstone, but also a great character in his own right.
1809: William Ewart Gladstone was born in Liverpool.
1809: William Ewart Gladstone, pictured, was born in Liverpool.
Caretef y Prifweinidog William Ewart Gladstone - gwr fu yn Brifweinidog am bedair tymor yn y cyfnod Fictoraidd.
Sir Erskine William Gladstone - the great grandson of the 19th Century Liberal PM William Ewart Gladstone - has died.
The other "Houses" were Gladstone, after the Liverpool-born politician William Ewart Gladstone, who was Prime Minister four times; Picton, after Sir James Picton, who inspired the building of Liverpool's Central Library; and Rathbone, after Eleanor Rathbone, a remarkable campaigner for women's rights.
During those same years, his rival, William Ewart Gladstone, appealed to British public opinion to condemn the "Bulgarian Massacres" in the Ottoman Empire and later to denounce a Disraelian policy that focused on British military intervention, which Gladstone described as immoral.
Sir Stephen Glynne, the 9th baronet, succeeded to the baronetcy in 1815 and became Liberal MP for Flint: through this connection his sister, Catherine Glynne, met Whig politician and later PM William Ewart Gladstone, whom she married.
Another notable son was the four-time British Prime Minister William Ewart Gladstone. In a career that spanned more than 60 years, he resigned for the final time through failing hearing and eyesight at the age of 84, Britain's oldest premier.
Benson and Prime Minister William Ewart Gladstone. Gladstone, for example, retreated from personal responsibility for his wife's suffering in childbirth by praying, but both men seemed 'conscious of a greater degree of guilt and shame than was the case with most of the fathers in this study.'
The box was first used by William Ewart Gladstone in 1860, and most Chancellors of the Exchequer have used it ever since.