Born: 1656 AD
Died: 1733 AD, at 77 years of age.
1656 - Thomas Herbert, 8th Earl of Pembroke and 5th Earl of Montgomery was born.
- He was the third son of Philip Herbert, 5th Earl of Pembroke and his wife Catharine Villiers.
1683 - He succeeded to the earldoms.
1690 - He acted as one of the Lords Justices seven times; and he was President of the Royal Society.
1690-1692 - He was First Lord of the Admiralty.
1697 - The first plenipotentiary of Great Britain at the congress of Ryswick.
1699 - He served as Lord Privy Seal.
- He was Lord High Admiral for a short period; he was also Lord President of the Council and Lord Lieutenant of Ireland
1733 - Died on the 22nd of January.
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