Arthur Balfour

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The Richt Honourable
The Earl o Balfour
KG OM PC DL
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Prime Meenister o the Unitit Kinrick
In office
11 Julie 1902 – 5 December 1905
Monarch Edward VII
Precedit bi The 3rd Marquess o Salisbury
Succeedit bi Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman
Laird Preses o the Cooncil
In office
27 Aprile 1925 – 4 Juin 1929
Prime Meenister Stanley Baldwin
Precedit bi The Marquess Curzon o Kedleston
Succeedit bi The Laird Parmoor
In office
23 October 1919 – 19 October 1922
Prime Meenister David Lloyd George
Precedit bi The Earl Curzon o Kedleston
Succeedit bi The 4t Marquess o Salisbury
Foreign Secretar
In office
10 December 1916 – 23 October 1919
Prime Meenister David Lloyd George
Precedit bi The Viscoont Grey o Fallodon
Succeedit bi The Earl Curzon o Kedleston
First Laird o the Admiralty
In office
25 Mey 1915 – 10 December 1916
Prime Meenister H. H. Asquith
David Lloyd George
Precedit bi Winston Churchill
Succeedit bi Sir Edward Carson
Leader o the Opposeetion
In office
27 Februar 1906 – 13 November 1911
Monarch Edward VII
George V
Prime Meenister Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman
Succeedit bi Andrew Bonar Law
In office
5 December 1905 – 8 Februar 1906
Monarch Edward VII
Prime Meenister Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman
Precedit bi Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman
Laird Privy Seal
In office
11 Julie 1902 – 17 October 1903
Precedit bi The 3rd Marquess o Salisbury
Succeedit bi The 4t Marquess o Salisbury
Leader o the Conservative Pairty
In office
11 Julie 1902 – 13 November 1911
Precedit bi The 3rd Marquess o Salisbury
Succeedit bi Andrew Bonar Law
Chief Secretar for Ireland
In office
7 Mairch 1887 – 9 November 1891
Prime Meenister The 3rd Marquess o Salisbury
Precedit bi Sir Michael Hicks Beach
Succeedit bi William Jackson
Secretar for Scotland
In office
5 August 1886 – 11 Mairch 1887
Prime Meenister The 3rd Marquess o Salisbury
Precedit bi The Earl o Dalhousie
Succeedit bi The Marquess o Lowden
Personal details
Born Arthur James Balfour
25 Julie 1848(1848-07-25)
Whittingehame House, East Lowden, Scotland
Dee'd 19 Mairch 1930(1930-03-19) (aged 81)
Fishers Hill Hoose, Woking, Surrey, Ingland
Restin place Whittingehame Kirk, Whittingehame
Ceetizenship Breetish
Naitionality Scots
Poleetical pairty Conservative
Spoose(s) None
Alma mater Trinity College, Cambridge
Thrift Politeecian
Statesman
Religion Kirk o Ingland an
Kirk o Scotland
Signatur Cursive signatur in ink

Arthur James Balfour, 1st Earl o Balfour KG OM PC DL (UK /ˈbælfə/;[1] 25 Julie 1848 – 19 Mairch 1930) wis a Breetish Conservative politeecian who wis the Prime Meenister o the Unitit Kinrick frae Julie 1902 tae December 1905, an later Foreign Secretar.

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  1. [1] Oxford Dictionaries Online