Ramsay MacDonald

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The Richt Honourable
Ramsay MacDonald
FRS MP
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Prime Meenister o the Unitit Kinrick
In office
5 Juin 1929 – 7 Juin 1935
Monarch George V
Precedit bi Stanley Baldwin
Succeedit bi Stanley Baldwin
In office
22 January 1924 – 4 November 1924
Monarch George V
Precedit bi Stanley Baldwin
Succeedit bi Stanley Baldwin
Leader o the Opposeetion
In office
4 November 1924 – 5 Juin 1929
Monarch George V
Prime Meenister Stanley Baldwin
Precedit bi Stanley Baldwin
Succeedit bi Stanley Baldwin
In office
21 November 1922 – 22 January 1924
Monarch George V
Prime Meenister Bonar Law
Stanley Baldwin
Precedit bi H. H. Asquith
Succeedit bi Stanley Baldwin
Leader o the Labour Pairty
In office
22 November 1922 – 1 September 1931
Deputy John Robert Clynes
Precedit bi John Robert Clynes
Succeedit bi Arthur Henderson
In office
6 Februar 1911 – 5 August 1914
Chief Whip George Henry Roberts
Arthur Henderson
Precedit bi George Nicoll Barnes
Succeedit bi Arthur Henderson
Laird Preses o the Cooncil
In office
7 Juin 1935 – 28 May 1937
Prime Meenister Stanley Baldwin
Precedit bi Stanley Baldwin
Succeedit bi The Viscoont Halifax
Leader o the Hoose o Commons
In office
5 Juin 1929 – 7 Juin 1935
Precedit bi Stanley Baldwin
Succeedit bi Stanley Baldwin
In office
22 Januar 1924 – 3 November 1924
Precedit bi Stanley Baldwin
Succeedit bi Stanley Baldwin
Secretar o State for Furrin Affairs
In office
22 Januar 1924 – 3 November 1924
Precedit bi The Marquess Curzon
Succeedit bi Austen Chamberlain
Member o Pairlament
for the Combined Scots Varsities
In office
31 Januar 1936 – 9 November 1937
Precedit bi Noel Skelton
Succeedit bi Sir John Anderson
Member o Pairlament
for Seaham
In office
30 Mey 1929 – 14 November 1935
Precedit bi Sidney Webb
Succeedit bi Emanuel Shinwell
Member o Pairlament
for Aberavon
In office
15 November 1922 – 30 May 1929
Precedit bi John Edwards
Succeedit bi William Cove
Member o Pairlament
for Leicester
In office
8 Februar 1906 – 14 December 1918
Servin with Henry Broadhurst, Franklin Thomasson, Eliot Crawshay-Williams, Sir Gordon Hewart
Precedit bi John Rolleston
Henry Broadhurst
Succeedit bi Constituency abolished
Personal details
Born James MacDonald Ramsay
12 October 1866(1866-10-12)
Lossie, Morayshire, Scotland, UK
Dee'd 9 November 1937(1937-11-09) (aged 71)
Atlantic Ocean, (on haliday abuird the ocean liner Reina del Pacifico)
Restin place Spynie Cemetery, Morayshire
Naitionality Breetish
Poleetical pairty Labour (till 1931)
Naitional Labour (from 1931)
Spoose(s) Margaret Gladstone
(m. 1896; her death 1911)
Bairns 6
Parents John MacDonald
Anne Ramsay
Alma mater Birkbeck, Varsity o Lunnon
Profession Politeecian
Religion Free Kirk o Scotland
Signatur Cursive signature in ink

James Ramsay MacDonald, PC, FRS[1] (12 October 1866 in Lossie, Morayshire9 November 1937) wis a Breetish statesman wha wis the first iver Labour Prime Meenister o the Unitit Kinrick, leadin a Labour Govrenment in 1924, a Labour Govrenment frae 1929 tae 1931, an a Naitional Govrenment frae 1931 tae 1935.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Gregory, R. A. (1939). "James Ramsay MacDonald. 1866–1937". Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society. 2 (7): 475–426. doi:10.1098/rsbm.1939.0007.