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Churchill - Notable Historical Events

Winston ChurchillOct 14, 1899

Charles de GaulleJun 9, 1940

StalinApr 3, 1941

FDRAug 10, 1941

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Churchill - Historical Events
Date Event
1688-11-24

General strategist John Churchill meets William III

1688-12-04

General John Churchill (later 1st Duke of Marlborough) changes allegiance from James II to William of Orange

1706-05-23

Battle of Ramillies: John Churchill (1st Duke of Marlborough) defeats French; 17,000 killed

1885-09-22

Lord Randolph Churchill makes a speech in Ulster in opposition to Home Rule e.g. "Ulster will fight and Ulster will be right".

1899-10-14

Morning Post reporter Winston Churchill departs to South Africa

1899-10-30

British Morning Post reporter Winston Churchill reaches Capetown

1899-11-15

Morning Post reporter Winston Churchill captured by Boers in Natal

1901-02-18

Winston Churchill makes his maiden speech in the British House of Commons.

1906-01-12

Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman's cabinet (which included amongst its members H.H. Asquith, David Lloyd George, and Winston Churchill) embarks on sweeping social reforms after a Liberal landslide in the British general election.

1914-07-26

First Lord of the Admiralty (British Minister of Navy) Winston Churchill orders British fleet to remain

1914-07-28

First Lord of the Admiralty Winston Churchill orders British Grand Fleet to Scapa Flow

1915-01-13

Winston Churchill, First Lord of the Admiralty, presents plan for assault on Dardanelles

1921-02-12

Winston Churchill becomes British Minister of Colonies

1934-11-28

Winston Churchill tells British Premier Stanley Baldwin not to under estimate German air power

1938-09-21

Winston Churchill condemns Hitler's annexation of Czechoslovakia

1939-05-19

Churchill signs British-Russian anti-Nazi pact

1939-09-14

First Lord of the Admiralty Winston Churchill visits Scapa Flow, Orkney

1939-10-01

Churchill calls Soviets "riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma"

1939-10-30

German U boat fails on attack of English battleship Nelson with Winston Churchill, Dudley Pound & Charles Forbes aboard

1940-05-10

Winston Churchill succeeds Neville Chamberlain as British Prime Minister

1940-05-13

Winston Churchill says I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears & sweat

1940-05-16

British Premier Winston Churchill returns to London from Paris

1940-05-22

UK Premier Winston Churchill flies to Paris to decide with General Maxime Weygand a strategy to save the city

1940-05-31

Premier Winston Churchill flies to Paris to meet with Marshal August Pétain who announces he is willing to make a seperate peace with Germany

1940-06-04

Winston Churchill says "We shall fight on the seas & oceans"

1940-06-09

General Charles de Gaulle's 1st meeting with Winston Churchill

1940-06-11

British Premier Winston Churchill flies to Orleans

1940-06-18

Winston Churchill's "this was their finest hour" speech urging perseverance during Battle of Britain delivered to British House of Commons

1940-07-02

British PM Churchill meets Major General Bernard Montgomery

1940-08-07

Churchill recognizes De Gaulle government in exile

1940-08-20

British PM Churchill says of Royal Air Force, "Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few"

1940-09-15

PM Winston Churchill visits 11 Fighter Group

1941-04-03

Churchill warns Stalin of German invasion

1941-05-07

British House of Commons votes for Churchill (477-3)

1941-07-19

British PM Winston Churchill launched his "V for Victory" campaign

1941-08-04

Winston Churchill departs on Prince of Wales to US

1941-08-09

Winston Churchill reaches Newfoundland for talks with FDR

1941-08-10

FDR & Churchill's 2nd meeting at Placentia Newfoundland

1941-08-14

US President Franklin Roosevelt and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill issue the joint declaration that later becomes known as the Atlantic Charter

1941-10-25

Winston Churchill routes "Forces South" to SE Asia

1941-12-14

Premier Winston Churchill travels to US on board HMS Duke of York

1941-12-22

Winston Churchill arrives in Washington, DC for a wartime conference

1941-12-26

Winston Churchill becomes 1st British PM to address a joint meeting of Congress, warning that Axis would "stop at nothing"

1941-12-30

Winston Churchill addresses Canadian parliament

1942-01-04

Premier Churchill & General Marshall fly to Florida

1942-06-21

President Roosevelt/premier Churchill arrives in Washington, DC

1942-06-25

British premier Winston Churchill travels from US to London

1942-08-04

British premier Winston Churchill arrives in Cairo

1942-08-06

Churchill fires Gen Auchinlek as Middle-East commander

1942-08-12

British premier Churchill arrives in Moscow, meets Stalin

1942-08-16

British Premier Winston Churchill travels back to Cairo from Moscow

1942-08-19

-20] Churchill visits Montgomery's headquarter in Burg-al-Arab

1942-08-23

British Premier Winston Churchill flies back to London from Cairo

1943-01-13

British premier Winston Churchill arrives in Casablanca

1943-01-14

FDR & Winston Churchill confer in Casablanca concerning WW II

1943-02-16

British premier Winston Churchill gets pneumonia

1943-05-12

British premier Winston Churchill arrives in USA

1943-05-19

Churchill pledges Britain's full support to US against Japan

1943-05-26

Premier Churchill & General Marshall fly from US to North Africa

1943-05-29

Confederacy of Algiers (Churchill-Marshall-Eisenhower)

1943-08-04

British premier Churchill travels on the Queen Mary to Canada

1943-11-22

FDR, Churchill & Chiang Kai-shek meet to discuss ways to defeat Japan

1943-11-27

Conference of Teheran (Churchill-Roosevelt-Stalin)

1943-11-28

FDR, Churchill & Stalin met at Tehran to map out strategy

1943-12-01

FDR, Churchill & Stalin agree to Operation Overlord (D-Day)

1943-12-04

-Dec 6] 2nd conference of Cairo: FDR, Churchill & Turkish pres Inonu

1944-01-12

Churchill & de Gaulle begin a 2-day wartime conference in Marrakesh

1944-05-15

Eisenhower, Montgomery, Churchill & George VI discuss D-Day plan

1944-06-12

Churchill/Marshall/Arnold visit Montgomery's HQ in Chateau de Creully

1944-07-21

British premier Winston Churchill flies to France, meets Montgomery

1944-08-11

British premier Winston Churchill arrives in Italy

1944-08-12

Churchill & Tito meet in Naples

1944-08-14

British premier Winston Churchill arrives at Corsica

1944-09-05

British premier Churchill travels to Scotland

1944-09-11

FDR & Churchill meet in Canada at 2nd Quebec Conference

1944-09-17

British Premier Winston Churchill travels to US

1944-10-09

British Prime Minister Winston Churchill arrives in Russia for talks with Stalin

1944-10-19

British Prime Minister Winston Churchill flies back to London from Moscow

1944-12-27

Greece: British premier Winston Churchill flies back to London

1945-01-03

British Premier Winston Churchill visits France

1945-02-04

Roosevelt, Churchill & Stalin meet at Yalta in the Crimea to discuss the final phase of the war

1945-02-05

British premier Churchill arrives in Yalta, the Crimea

1945-02-11

Yalta agreement signed by FDR, Churchill & Stalin

1945-03-03

Winston Churchill visits Field Marshal Montgomery's headquarters

1945-03-23

Premier Churchill visits Montgomery's headquarter in Straelen

1945-03-26

British premier Winston Churchill looks over at the Rhine (near Ginsberg)

1945-03-27

British premier Churchill sails to eastern banks of Rhine

1945-07-17

Potsdam Conference (Truman, Stalin, Churchill) holds 1st meeting

1945-07-26

Winston Churchill resigns as Britain's Prime Minister after election defeat

1945-08-02

Potsdam Conference ended, with Stalin, Truman & Churchill

1946-03-05

Winston Churchill's "Iron Curtain" speech (Fulton Missouri) popularizes the term and draws attention to division of Europe

1946-05-13

Winston Churchill welcomed in Rotterdam

1946-09-20

Churchill argues for a 'United States of Europe'

1948-05-10

Winston Churchill visits The Hague

1951-10-26

Winston Churchill re-elected British Prime Minister

1952-02-26

PM Winston Churchill announces Britain has its own atomic bomb

1953-04-24

Winston Churchill knighted by Queen Elizabeth II

1953-05-11

Winston Churchill criticizes US Sec of State John Foster Dulles' domino theory

1953-10-09

British Prime Minister Winston Churchill aproves Guyanese Constitution

1955-04-05

Winston Churchill resigns as British PM, Anthony Eden succeeds him

1961-06-11

"Winston Churchill" last airs on ABC-TV

1963-04-09

Winston Churchill becomes 1st honorary US citizen

1965-01-30

State funeral of Sir Winston Churchill

1972-06-16

The largest single-site hydro-electric power project in Canada starts at Churchill Falls, Labrador.

1979-03-29

Caryl Churchill's "Cloud Nine" premieres in London

1982-09-01

Caryl Churchill's "Top Girls" premieres in London

1983-03-09

Caryl Churchill's "Fen" premieres in London

1988-11-05

Horse Racing Breeders' Cup Champs: Alysheba, Gt Communicator, Gulch, Is It True, Miesque, Open Mind, Personal Ensign at Churchill Downs

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Churchill - Notable Birthdays

Winston ChurchillNov 30, 1874

Churchill - Birthdays
Date Event
1648-02-23

Arabella Churchill, English mistress of James II of England (d. 1730)

1650-05-24

John Churchill, 1st duke of Marlborough, English general strategist

1660-06-05

Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough (d. 1744)

1824-03-10

Thomas James Churchill, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1905

1849-02-13

Lord Randolph Churchill, England, politician, Winston's father

1854-01-09

Jennie Jerome, American society beauty and mother of Winston Churchill (d. 1921)

1869-03-18

Neville Chamberlain, Winston Churchill: The Darkest Hours

1871-11-10

Winston Churchill, US, author (Crisis, Crossing)

1871-11-10

Winston Churchill, The Crisis

1874-11-30

Winston Churchill, (C) British Prime Minister (1940-45, 1951-55, Nobel 1953)

1874-11-30

Winston Churchill, Young Winston

1876-12-09

Berton Churchill, American actor (d. 1940)

1876-12-09

Berton Churchill, Stagecoach

1883-07-23

Alan Brooke, Winston Churchill: The Final Victory

1885-04-01

Clementine Ogilvy Spencer-Churchill (Hozier), British barones

1885-04-01

Clementine Churchill,

1887-06-21

Hastings Ismay, Friends of Mr. Churchill

1906-09-16

Jack Malcolm Thorpe Fleming Churchill, commando

1906-11-20

Anthony Barne, The Complete Churchill

1908-06-28

James L Reinsch, media-adviser (Roosevelt/Churchill/Kennedy)

1908-11-14

Harrison Salisbury, Portraits of Power: Winston Churchill, Part I

1909-07-11

Diana Churchill,

1909-12-25

Marguerite Churchill, actress (Dracula's Daughter, Big Trail)

1910-12-25

Marguerite Churchill, The Big Trail

1911-05-28

Randolph Churchill, Episode #3.11

1911-07-08

Robert B. Churchill, Born to Speed

1913-08-21

Diana Churchill, actress (Spider, Sally Bishop, Housemaster)

1913-08-21

Diana Churchill, Scott of the Antarctic

1913-12-30

Lucio Agostini, Churchill's Island

1914-01-20

Wensley Pithey, Cape Town South Africa, actor (Winston Churchill-Ike)

1914-07-17

Jack Levin, Churchill and the Generals

1914-10-07

Sarah Churchill, London, actress (All Over Town, Royal Wedding)

1914-10-07

Sarah Churchill, Royal Wedding

1915-03-11

Gaetano Afeltra, Mussolini, Churchill e cartoline

1915-08-01

Trumbull Warren, The Complete Churchill

1916-01-31

Denis Kelly, The Complete Churchill

1918-05-12

Alastair Forbes, The Complete Churchill

1919-08-21

Savannah Churchill, Souls of Sin

1920-06-28

Clarissa Spencer-Churchill, The Churchills

1921-12-17

Sarah Counselo Spencer-Churchill, Medusa

1922-04-11

Geoffrey Perry, Churchill's German Army

1923-05-08

Anthony Montague Browne, Look at Life: Churchill Pilgrimage

1926-04-13

John Spencer-Churchill, 11th duke of Marlborough, English large landowner

1926-04-13

John Spencer-Churchill, Hamlet

1927-01-21

Clive Churchill, Australian rugby league footballer (d. 1985)

1928-12-05

Bonnie Jean Churchill, Give Me a Sailor

1929-12-11

Jane Portal, Churchill: The Nation's Farewell

1930-11-06

Donald Churchill, A Bit of a Lift

1931-04-16

Maurizio Pradeaux, Churchill's Leopards

1932-06-08

Alan Shallcross, Churchill and the Generals

1938-09-03

Caryl Churchill, English playwright

1938-09-17

Alec Broers, master (Churchill College Cambridge)

1938-9-03

Caryl Churchill, A Number

1940-10-10

Winston Churchill, The Churchills

1944-02-20

Ted Churchill, Ghostbusters

1946-01-02

Chick Churchill, Message to Love: The Isle of Wight Festival

1947-10-02

Ward Churchill, Images of Indians: How Hollywood Stereotyped the Native American

1949-01-02

Chick Churchill, Wales, keyboardist (Ten Years After-I'm Going Home)

1949-10-31

Arabella Churchill, The Churchills

1949-9-18

Mo Mowlam, Sir Winston Churchill

1957-07-13

Steven Churchill, Odyssey Into the Mind's Eye

1957-9-24

Paul Churchill, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

1960-11-13

Jemma Churchill, The Adventure of the Cheap Flat

1968-06-13

Marcel Theroux, Churchill: The Hollywood Years

1970-03-20

Frazer Churchill, Pitch Black

1970-08-04

Thomas J. Churchill, Lazarus: Apocalypse

1976-05-26

Jamie Churchill, More Winners: Boy Soldiers

1981-10-05

Jonathan Sloman, Churchill: The Hollywood Years

1983-01-21

Ashley Churchill, Ninth Street Chronicles

1987-08-19

Jonathan Churchill, Angels in the Infield

Churchill - Notable Weddings

Winston ChurchillSep 12, 1908

Churchill - Weddings
Date Event
1908-09-12

Winston Churchill marries Clementine Hozier

Churchill - Notable Deaths

Winston ChurchillJan 24, 1965

Churchill - Deaths
Date Event
1722-06-16

John Churchill up Marlborough, English general strategist, dies at 72

1730-05-30

Arabella Churchill, mistress of James II of England, sister of John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough (b. 1648)

1744-10-18

Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough, close friend of Queen Anne of Great Britain (b. 1660)

1862-12-07

Sylvester Churchill, US Union brig-general, dies

1895-01-24

Lord Randolph Churchill, British politician (b. 1849)

1940-10-10

Berton Churchill, Canadian actor (b. 1876)

1940-10-10

Berton Churchill, Stagecoach

1940-11-09

Neville Chamberlain, Winston Churchill: The Darkest Hours

1942-05-14

Frank Churchill, Enchanted

1947-03-12

"Winston Churchill the American", American novelist (b. 1871)

1947-03-12

Winston Churchill, The Crisis

1960-04-02

Edward Churchill, Forced Landing

1963-06-17

Alan Brooke, Winston Churchill: The Final Victory

1965-01-24

Winston Churchill, PM of Britain (C) (1940-45, 51-55), dies at 90

1968-06-06

Randolph Churchill, son of Winston Churchill (b. 1911)

1977-12-12

Baroness Clementine Spencer-Churchill (nee Hozier), widow of Sir Winston, dies at 92

1977-12-12

Clementine Churchill,

1978-01-18

Walter H. Thompson, English Scotland Yard detective, bodyguard of Winston Churchill (b. 1890)

1980-08-23

Norman Shelley, English radio actor (Churchill's Speech), dies at 77

1982-09-24

Sarah Churchill, actress (Royal Wedding, Spring Meeting), dies at 67

1982-09-24

Sarah Churchill, Royal Wedding

1985-08-09

Clive Churchill, Australian rugby league footballer (b. 1927)

1990-02-17

Denis Kelly, The Complete Churchill

1991-05-09

James L Reinsch, media-advisor (Roosevelt/Churchill/Kennedy), dies

1991-10-29

Donald Churchill, playwright, dies of heart attack at 60

1991-10-29

Donald Churchill, A Bit of a Lift

1993-07-05

Harrison Salisbury, Portraits of Power: Winston Churchill, Part I

1994-10-08

Diana Churchill, actress (Spider, Sally Bishop), dies at 81

1994-10-08

Diana Churchill, Scott of the Antarctic

1995-06-17

Ted Churchill, Ghostbusters

1996-02-15

Lucio Agostini, Churchill's Island

1996-03-08

Jack Malcolm Thorpe Fleming Churchill, commando, dies at 89

1997-12-18

Robert B. Churchill, Born to Speed

1998-10-19

Christian Schiefer, Mussolini, Churchill e cartoline

1999-01-02

Sebastian Haffner, Churchill (8) Triumph und Tragödie

1999-11-09

Jack Levin, Churchill and the Generals

2000-01-09

Marguerite Churchill, The Big Trail

2000-10-13

Sarah Counselo Spencer-Churchill, Medusa

2001-09-12

Trumbull Warren, The Complete Churchill

2005-05-19

Alastair Forbes, The Complete Churchill

2005-08-19

Mo Mowlam, Sir Winston Churchill

2005-10-09

Gaetano Afeltra, Mussolini, Churchill e cartoline

2007-12-20

Arabella Churchill, The Churchills

2010-03-02

Winston Spencer-Churchill, British politician (b. 1940)

2010-03-02

Winston Churchill, The Churchills

2010-12-22

Alan Shallcross, Churchill and the Generals

2013-04-01

Anthony Montague Browne, Look at Life: Churchill Pilgrimage

2014-09-14

Geoffrey Perry, Churchill's German Army

2014-10-16

John Spencer-Churchill, Hamlet

2016-06-28

Peter Morley, director behind coverage of Churchill funeral, dies aged 91


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