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Winston Churchill (I) (1874–1965)


Born in Blenheim Palace, the residence of his grandfather, the 7th Duke of Marlborough. His father was the Duke's third son, Lord Randolph Churchill. His mother, Jennie Jerome, was the daughter of an American financier. After passing through famous English public schools such as Harrow, he went on to fulfill his ambition for a life in the army. He ... See full bio »

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 2004 Churchill (TV Series documentary) (memoirs - 2 episodes)
- The Lion's Roar (2004) ... (memoirs)
- Destiny (2004) ... (memoirs)
 2003 The First World War (TV Mini-Series documentary) (excerpt)
 1974-1975 Churchill's People (TV Series) (books "A History of the English-Speaking Peoples" - 26 episodes)
- Death of Liberty (1975) ... (books "A History of the English-Speaking Peoples")
- True Patriots All (1975) ... (books "A History of the English-Speaking Peoples")
- Mutiny (1975) ... (books "A History of the English-Speaking Peoples")
- Mother India (1975) ... (books "A History of the English-Speaking Peoples")
- Liberty Tree (1975) ... (books "A History of the English-Speaking Peoples")
 1974 The Gathering Storm (TV Movie) (book)
 1972 Young Winston (based upon "My Early Life: A Roving Commission" - as The Rt. Hon. Winston Churchill K.G. O.M. C.H. M.P.)
 1969 The First Churchills (TV Mini-Series) (book - 12 episodes)
- Not Without Honour (1969) ... (book)
- Breaking the Circle (1969) ... (book)
- A Famous Victory (1969) ... (book)
- Reconciliation (1969) ... (book)
- The Queen Commands (1969) ... (book)
 1964 The Other World of Winston Churchill (TV Movie documentary) (book "Painting as a Pastime" - as Winston S. Churchill)
 1964 The Finest Hours (Documentary) (book "The Second World War")
 1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Savrola (1956) ... (story)
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Show Show Self (13 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (273 credits)

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Other Works:

Book (six-volume account of World War I): "The World Crisis" See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Biographical Movies | 69 Print Biographies | 49 Portrayals | 18 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 12 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Mr. Churchill | Prime Minister Winston Churchill | Sir Winston Churchill | Winston S. Churchill | The Right Honourable Sir Winston Churchill | The Rt. Hon. Winston Churchill K.G. O.M. C.H. M.P.

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

We shall not flag or fail. We shall go on to the end. We shall fight in France, we shall fight on the seas and oceans, we shall fight with growing confidence and growing strength in the air. We shall defend our island whatever the cost may be. We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing-grounds, we shall fight in the fields, we shall fight in the hills, we shall never surrender. See more »

Trivia:

He was already 65 years of age when he became Prime Minister of the United Kingdom in 1940. He suffered a mild heart attack in Washington in December 1941, a few days after the attack on Pearl Harbor, and was very ill with bronchitis around Christmas 1943. In 1949, as Leader of the Opposition, he suffered his first stroke while vacating in France; in June 1953, three weeks after the Coronation, ... See more »

Trademark:

Top hat and Cigar See more »

Nickname:

The British Bulldog See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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