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Who is Winston Churchill ?

# Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill KG OM CH TD DL FRS RA popularly known as Winston Churchill .

# He was born on 30 November 1874 and died on 24 January 1965.

# He was a British statesman, army officer, and writer, who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 and again from 1951 to 1955.

# Over the course of his career as a Member of Parliament (MP), he represented five constituencies in both England and Scotland.

# During his time as Prime Minister, Churchill led Britain to an allied victory in the Second World War.

# He was Conservative Party leader from 1940 to 1955. In 1953, Churchill won the Nobel Prize in Literature for his lifetime body of work; the prize cited “his mastery of historical and biographical description as well as for brilliant oratory in defending exalted human values”.

Quick Facts

  • Born: November 30, 1874, Blenheim Palace, United Kingdom
  • Birth Name: Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill KG OM CH TD DL FRS RA
  • Famous As: Winston Churchill
  • Died: January 24, 1965, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
  • Period: Impressionism
  • Spouse: Clementine Churchill (m. 1908–1965)
  • Children: Mary Soames, Randolph Churchill, Marigold Churchill, Sarah Churchill, Diana Churchill
  • Profession: Former British Prime Minister