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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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Other Works:

Book: "The Second World War" (filmed as The Finest Hours (1964)). See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Biographical Movies | 69 Print Biographies | 49 Portrayals | 18 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 13 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:

When you have to kill a man, it costs nothing to be polite. See more »

Trivia:

He was created a Knight of the Most Noble Order of Garter on 24 April 1953. The award was not made in any of the usual Honours Lists. Both he and his Foreign Secretary Sir Anthony Eden had declined this honour in 1945, feeling it inappropriate following the landslide General Election defeat. See more »

Trademark:

Top hat and Cigar See more »

Nickname:

The British Bulldog See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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