Amery, Leopold Charles Maurice Stennett
1873 - Born on November 22nd in Gorakhpur, India. A British statesman and Conservative politician.
1897 - He was elected Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford.
1911 - He was elected as a Conservative MPA Member of Parliament or MP is a representative elected by the voters of an electoral district to a parliament; in the Westminster system, specifically to the lower house.
1919 - Under-Secretary of State for the Colonies.
1921 - Parliamentary and Financial Secretary to the Admiralty.
1922 - First Lord of the Admiralty.
1924 - Secretary of State for the Colonies.
1925 - Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs.
1940 - Remembered for his part in bringing about the fall of the government of Neville Chamberlain.
- Secretary of State for India and Burma.
1946 - Made an Honorary Fellow of Balliol College, Oxford.
1955 - He died on the 16th of September.
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