William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham, PC, FRS (15 November 1708 – 11 May 1778)
was a British statesman of the Whig group who led the government of Great
Britain twice in the middle of the 18th ce...
Nov 20, 2015 ... William Pitt, the Elder, also called (from 1766) 1st Earl of Chatham, Viscount Pitt
of Burton-Pynsent, byname The Great Commoner (born ...
The role of William Pitt, the Elder in the history of the United States of America.
Apr 3, 2014 ... William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham, led Britain to victory in the Seven ... AKA: 1st
Earl of Chatham: First Earl of Chatham: William Pitt, the Elder ...
Feb 19, 2002 ... William Pitt. who served as Prime Minister from 30 July 1766 to 14 October 1768,
was born on 15 November 1709, the second son and fourth of ...
William Pitt 'the Elder' dominated British politics in the middle of the eighteenth
century, although was only prime minister for 2 years. A wildly popular politician ...
William Pitt the Elder had an upper-crust background as a Villiers on his mother's
side and the grandson of Thomas Pitt, who had made a fortune in India.
The British statesman William Pitt the Elder, 1st Earl of Chatham (1708-1778),
was one of the most striking political figures of the 18th century. Known as the ...
Biographical notes on Pitt, the Elder.
To distinguish him from his namesake son, William Pitt the Younger, he is
referred as William Pitt the Elder. He entered politics at a time when Great Britain