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George Canning
Birth: Apr. 11, 1770
Death: Aug. 8, 1827

British Prime Minister. A Brilliant orator who was a strong Foreign Secretary, he served as a Chancellor of the Exchequer, and for three months unitl his unexpected death, Prime Minister. Father of Charles Canning and cousin of Stratford Canning. (bio by: David Conway) 
 
Burial:
Westminster Abbey
Westminster
City of Westminster
Greater London, England
Plot: Statesman
 
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Record added: May 29, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 9556
George Canning
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George Canning
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George Canning
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- Mellissa Lake Co. Illinois
 Added: Jul. 9, 2013
Only Prime Minister for three months, but as Britain's Foreign Minister you rebuilt it's independence of Metternich's "realpolitik" as Castlereigh followed. Your views on Latin America influenced the "Monroe Doctrine", and you supported Greek Independenc...(Read more)
- J.B.
 Added: Jun. 27, 2013

- Nathan Hazlett
 Added: Jul. 23, 2012
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