H. H. Asquith

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The Earl of Oxford and Asquith

Herbert Henry Asquith.jpg
Prime Meenister o the Unitit Kinrick
In office
5 Aprile 1908 – 5 December 1916
Monarch Edward VII
George V
Precedit bi Henry Campbell-Bannerman
Succeedit bi David Lloyd George
Leader o the Opposeetion
In office
12 Februar 1920 – 21 November 1922
Monarch George V
Prime Meenister David Lloyd George
Bonar Law
Precedit bi Donald Maclean
Succeedit bi Ramsay MacDonald
In office
6 December 1916 – 14 December 1918
Monarch George V
Prime Meenister David Lloyd George
Precedit bi Edward Carson
Succeedit bi Donald Maclean
Secretar o State for War
In office
30 Mairch 1914 – 5 August 1914
Precedit bi J. E. B. Seely
Succeedit bi The Earl Kitchener
Leader o the Liberal Pairty
In office
30 Aprile 1908 – 14 October 1926
Precedit bi Henry Campbell-Bannerman
Succeedit bi David Lloyd George
Leader o the Hoose o Commons
In office
5 Aprile 1908 – 5 December 1916
Precedit bi Henry Campbell-Bannerman
Succeedit bi Bonar Law
Chancellor o the Exchequer
In office
10 December 1905 – 12 Aprile 1908
Prime Meenister Henry Campbell-Bannerman
Precedit bi Austen Chamberlain
Succeedit bi David Lloyd George
Hame Secretar
In office
18 August 1892 – 25 Juin 1895
Prime Meenister William Ewart Gladstone
The Earl o Rosebery
Precedit bi Henry Matthews
Succeedit bi Matthew White Ridley
Member o Pairlament
for Paisley
In office
12 Februar 1920 – 4 November 1924
Precedit bi John Mills McCallum
Succeedit bi Edward Rosslyn Mitchell
Member o Pairlament
for East Fife
In office
27 Julie 1886 – 14 December 1918
Precedit bi John Boyd Kinnear
Succeedit bi Alexander Sprot
Personal details
Born Herbert Henry Asquith
12 September 1852(1852-09-12)
Morley, Wast Riding o Yorkshire, Ingland, Unitit Kinrick
Dee'd 15 Februar 1928(1928-02-15) (aged 75)
Sutton Courtenay, Berkshire, Ingland, Unitit Kinrick
Restin place Aw Saunts' Kirk, Sutton Courtenay
Poleetical pairty Liberal Pairty
Spoose(s) Helen Melland (1877–1891)
Margot Tennant (1894–1928)
Bairns 10
Alma mater Balliol College, Oxford
Inns o Coort Schuil o Law
Ceety o Lunnon Schuil
Religion Congregationalist
Signatur Cursive signatur in ink

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl o Oxford an Asquith KG PC KC (12 September 1852 – 15 Februar 1928), served as the Liberal Prime Meenister o the Unitit Kinrick frae 1908 tae 1916.[1]

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  1. "HH Asquith (1852–1928)". BBC. Retrieved 16 December 2009.