Edward Smith-Stanley

British Prime Minister Edward Smith-Stanley Full Name: Edward Smith-Stanley [Edward Smith-Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby]

United Kingdom

Profession: British Prime Minister
Why Famous: Three time British Prime Minister. All his government's lasted less than two years, totaling 3 years 280 days.

His tenure of 22 years as party leader stands as the longest of any political party in British history with only Labour's Clement Attlee coming close at 20 years.

Born: March 29, 1799
Birthplace: Knowsley, England, United Kingdom
Star Sign: Aries

Died: October 23, 1869 (aged 70)

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