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Winston Churchill - History

  1. 1. Winston Churchill<br />
  2. 2. Lord Randolph Churchill, Winston’s father<br />
  3. 3. Jennie Churchill, his motherf“She shone for me like the Evening Star. I loved her dearly – but at a distance.”<br />
  4. 4. Winston Churchill <br />was born in 30 November 1874, at Blenheim Palace. In this picture he was 8.<br />
  5. 5. Blenheim Palace<br />
  6. 6. Jennie and her two sons, Jack Churchill (9 in this picture) and Winston Churchill (14). <br />
  7. 7. Mrs. Everest. Winston’s nanny<br />
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  9. 9. Cadet Register of 1894 (when Churchill was 20)<br />
  10. 10. Churchill as a soldier. Fought on Cuba, India, Sudan and South Africa<br />
  11. 11. Churchill’s book about the Battle of Omdurman, in Sudan<br />
  12. 12. Derailed train in which Churchill was held prisoner, South Africa<br />
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  15. 15. London to Ladysmith via Pretoria, Churchill’s book about his South African adventures.<br />
  16. 16. 1 October 1900 (age 26), he won the elections as a member of the Conservative Party<br />
  17. 17. Meeting of Colonial Prime Ministers, London 8 May 1907<br />
  18. 18. Winston and his wife “I am so much centered in my politics, that I often feel I must be a dull companion, to anyone who is not in the trade too.”<br />
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  20. 20. Churchill when he was the First Lord of the Admiralty, 24 October 1911<br />
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  22. 22. Winston rejoined the army and fought in the trenches of the Western front in France<br />
  23. 23. Churchill inspecting British forces in Cologne (France) as Secretary of State for War<br />
  24. 24. Churchill was defeated in 1922. In 1924 joined the conservatives again<br />
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  26. 26. Churchill arrives at the Admiralty on September 4, 1939. He was back again after ten year in the wilderness.<br />
  27. 27. Churchill when he became Prime Minister on 10 May, 1940<br />
  28. 28. Churchill during a German air raid in London<br />
  29. 29. Churchill’s underground War Room<br />
  30. 30. Churchill and Roosevelt meet in Newfoundland 1941<br />
  31. 31. Churchill at Cairo, 20 August 1942<br />
  32. 32. General Giraud, General De Gaulle, Roosevelt and Churchill at Casablanca 24 January 1943<br />
  33. 33. On November 30, 1943, while in Teheran Churchill celebrated his sixty-ninth birthday<br />
  34. 34. The Big Three at Yalta on 12 April 1945<br />
  35. 35. Truman, Stalin and Churchill at Potsdam<br />
  36. 36. Churchill on the Balcony of Buckingham Palace on VE Day 1945<br />
  37. 37. Churchill swamped by crowds during the 1945 general elections<br />
  38. 38. 14 June 1954, he became Sir Winston Churchill<br />
  39. 39. Churchill Painting in the south of France, for his last years painting was his main relaxation.<br />
  40. 40. Churchill’s funeral took place in London on January 30, 1965 <br />

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