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Joseph Chamberlain

Joseph Chamberlain (8 July 1836 – 2 July 1914) was a British politician and statesman. Unlike most major politicians of the time, he was a self-made businessman and had not attended either Oxford or Cambridge university.

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Birmingham West (UK Parliament Constituency) - Election Results - Elections in The 1880s
... Party Candidate Votes % ±% Liberal Unionist Joseph Chamberlain unopposed Turnout 10,329 N/A Liberal Unionist gain from Liberal Swing Birmingham, West by-election, 9 ...
Joseph Chamberlain - Books By Him
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Austen Chamberlain - Early Life and Career
... Austen Chamberlain was born in Birmingham, the second child and eldest son of Joseph Chamberlain, then a rising industrialist and political radical, later Mayor of ... Joseph Chamberlain was so shaken by this event that for almost twenty-five years he maintained a distance from his first-born son ... In 1868, Joseph married Harriet's cousin, Florence, and had further children, the oldest of whom, Neville, would become Prime Minister in the year of ...
Charles Stewart Parnell - Towards Home Rule
... for greater self-government for Ireland, in March 1885 the settlement that the radical MP Joseph Chamberlain proposed involved democratic county ... leader) refused to serve at all, while Joseph Chamberlain briefly held office then resigned when he saw the terms of the proposed bill ... Manchester, Birmingham (the fiefdom of its former mayor Joseph Chamberlain who as recently as 1885 had been a furious enemy of the Conservatives) and the House of Lords where many Whigs sat (a second Home ...
Chamberlain (surname)
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