William Cavendish-Bentinck

British Prime Minister William Cavendish-Bentinck Full Name: William Cavendish-Bentinck [3rd Duke of Portland]
Nationality: British

Profession: British Prime Minister

Born: April 14, 1738
Star Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

Died: October 30, 1809 (aged 71)
Cause of Death: After an operation to remove a kidney stone

Married Life

  • 1766-11-08 Prime minister of United Kingdom William Cavendish-Bentinck (28) weds Duchess of Portland Dorothy Bentinck

Historical Events in the Life of William Cavendish-Bentinck

  • 1783-04-02 William Cavendish-Bentinck becomes Prime Minister of Great Britain after an opposition coalition of Henry Fox and Frederick North forces William Petty to resign
  • 1807-03-02 William Cavendish-Bentinck becomes Prime Minister of the United Kingdom for a second time after the fall of William Grenville's Whig government
  • 1809-10-04 Spencer Perceval becomes Prime Minister of the United Kingdom after William Cavendish-Bentinck retires due to ill health

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