James Callaghan

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The Richt Honourable
The Laird Callaghan o Cardiff
KG PC
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Prime Meenister o the Unitit Kinrick
In office
5 Aprile 1976 – 4 Mey 1979
Monarch Elizabeth II
Precedit bi Harold Wilson
Succeedit bi Margaret Thatcher
Leader o the Opposeetion
In office
4 Mey 1979 – 10 November 1980
Prime Meenister Margaret Thatcher
Precedit bi Margaret Thatcher
Succeedit bi Michael Foot
Leader o the Labour Pairty
In office
5 Aprile 1976 – 10 November 1980
Deputy Michael Foot
Precedit bi Harold Wilson
Succeedit bi Michael Foot
Foreign Secretar
In office
5 Mairch 1974 – 5 Aprile 1976
Prime Meenister Harold Wilson
Precedit bi Alec Douglas-Home
Succeedit bi Anthony Crosland
Shaidae Foreign Secretar
In office
19 Aprile 1972 – 28 Februar 1974
Leader Harold Wilson
Precedit bi Denis Healey
Succeedit bi Geoffrey Rippon
Shaidae Secretar o State for Employment
In office
19 October 1971 – 19 Aprile 1972
Leader Harold Wilson
Precedit bi Barbara Castle
Succeedit bi Denis Healey
Shaidae Home Secretar
In office
19 Juin 1970 – 19 October 1971
Leader Harold Wilson
Precedit bi Quintin Hogg
Succeedit bi Shirley Williams
Hame Secretar
In office
30 November 1967 – 19 Juin 1970
Prime Meenister Harold Wilson
Precedit bi Roy Jenkins
Succeedit bi Reginald Maudling
Chancellor o the Exchequer
In office
16 October 1964 – 30 November 1967
Prime Meenister Harold Wilson
Precedit bi Reginald Maudling
Succeedit bi Roy Jenkins
Shaidae Chancellor o the Exchequer
In office
2 November 1961 – 16 October 1964
Leader Hugh Gaitskell
Harold Wilson
Precedit bi Harold Wilson
Succeedit bi Reginald Maudling
Parliamentary an Financial Secretar tae the Admiralty
In office
2 Mairch 1950 – 25 October 1951
Prime Meenister Clement Attlee
Precedit bi John Dugdale
Succeedit bi Allan Noble
Pairlamentary Secretar tae the Meenistry o Transport
In office
7 October 1947 – 2 Mairch 1950
Prime Meenister Clement Attlee
Precedit bi George Strauss
Succeedit bi George Lucas
Faither o the Hoose
In office
9 Juin 1983 – 11 Juin 1987
Precedit bi John Parker
Succeedit bi Bernard Braine
Member o Pairlament
for Cardiff Sooth an Penarth
Cardiff Sooth East (1950–1983)
Cardiff Sooth (1945–1950)
In office
26 Julie 1945 – 11 Juin 1987
Precedit bi Arthur Evans
Succeedit bi Alun Michael
Personal details
Born Leonard James Callaghan
27 Mairch 1912(1912-03-27)
Portsmouth, Hampshire, Unitit Kinrick
Dee'd 26 Mairch 2005(2005-03-26) (aged 92)
Ringmer, East Sussex, Unitit Kinrick
Poleetical pairty Labour
Spoose(s) Audrey Moulton (m. 1938; d. 2005)
Bairns Margaret
Julie
Michael
Signatur James Callaghan's signatur
Militar service
Service/branch Ryal Navy
Rank Lieutenant
Battles/wars Warld War II

Leonard James Callaghan, Baron Callaghan o Cardiff, KG, PC (27 Mairch 1912 – 26 Mairch 2005), eften kent as Jim Callaghan, wis the Prime Meenister o the Unitit Kinrick frae 1976 tae 1979 an Leader o the Labour Pairty frae 1976 tae 1980.