1784 – Born on 28th of January in Edinburgh.
1852-1855 – Prime minister of Britain through most of the CRIMEAN WAR.
1828-1846 – He served twice as foreign secretary.
– Succeeded in the settling of two boundary disputes with the United States by the Webster Ashburton and Oregon treaties.
1854 – As prime minister, he allowed a diplomatic drift that led to Britain’s entry into the Crimean War.
– Blamed for poor management of the war and was forced to resign.
1860 – Died on 14th of December in London.