Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill

Born: November 30, 1874

Died: January 24, 1965

Nationality: English

Occupation: Statesman

Biography: Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill was a British Conservative politician and statesman known for his leadership of the United Kingdom during the Second World War. Widely regarded as one of the greatest wartime leaders of the century, he served as Prime Minister twice.

Source/Notes: Churchill by Himself: The Definitive Collection of Quotations (2008 edition), PublicAffairs - ISBN: 9781586486389
Source/Notes: To his personal secretary John Colville the evening before German invasion of the Soviet Union. - The Grand Alliance (1950), p. 331, Book I: Germany Drives East, Chapter XX - The Soviet Nemesis
Source/Notes: Proceedings of the International Churchill Societies 1992-1993 (1995 edition), Churchill Center - ISBN: 9780943879093

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Source/Notes: Churchill by Himself: The Definitive Collection of Quotations (2008 edition), PublicAffairs - ISBN: 9781586486389
Source/Notes: Churchill by Himself: The Definitive Collection of Quotations (2008 edition), PublicAffairs - ISBN: 9781586486389
Source/Notes: Churchill by Himself: The Definitive Collection of Quotations (2008 edition), PublicAffairs - ISBN: 9781586486389

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Source/Notes: Discussion of Operation Overlord with Stalin at the Teheran Conference (November 30, 1943)