Full Name: Clement Attlee
Profession: British Prime Minister
Why Famous: Served as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1945 to 1951, and as the Leader of the Labour Party from 1935 to 1955.
- 1945-07-05 Labour Party under Clement Attlee wins British parliamentary elections (results not declared until 26 July)
- 1945-07-26 After Labour landslide in general election, Clement Attlee becomes British Prime Minister
- 1946-03-15 British Prime Minister Clement Attlee agrees with India's right to independence
- 1947-07-10 Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah is recommended as the first Governor General of Pakistan by then Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Clement Attlee.
- 1955-11-25 Clement Attlee resigns as leader of the UK Labour Party