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David Lloyd George

1863- 1945

British Politician

British statesman David Lloyd George was educated as a lawyer. In 1890, he was elected to the House of Commons representing the Liberal Party.

Lloyd George held a number of important posts, starting with President of the Board of Trade. From 1908-1915 he served as the Chancellor of the Exchequer and after a brief stint as Minister of War, Lloyd became Prime Minister in 1916.

Lloyd George led Britain to victory in World War I. At the peace negotiations, he supported a moderate settlement. In 1922, the Liberals lost the elections. Lloyd George remained a Member of Parliament until his death.

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Gilbert, Bentley. David Lloyd George : A Political Life : Organizer of Victory, 1912-1916 1992. Ohio State University Press.
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