Winston Churchill

Events

Winston Churchill is Born in Oxfordshire

30 November 1874

Attends Royal Military College

September 1893

Elected to the House of Commons

October 1900

Married Clementine Hozier

12 September 1908

Establishes the 'Ten Year Rule'

August 1919

Appointed Chancellor of the Exchequer

6 November 1924

Appointed Prime Minister

10 May 1940

Winston Churchill gave his 'We shall fight on the beaches speech'

4 June 1940

Victory in Europe Day

8 May 1945

Winston Churchill looses General Election

5 July 1945

Winston Churchill reelected Prime Minster

October 1951

Knight by Queen Elizabeth II

23 April 1953

Awarded Nobel Prize in Literature

15 October 1953

Winston Churchill passed away

24 January 1965