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Authorised form of nameRussell; John (1792 - 1878); 1st Earl Russell
Other forms of nameRussell, Lord John
SurnameRussell
ForenamesJohn
Dates1792 - 1878
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Hertford Street, Westminster, London, England (18 August 1792)
Death:
Pembroke Lodge, Richmond Park, Surrey (28 May 1878)
Burial:
Family vault at Chenies, Buckinghamshire
ActivityCareer:
Prime Minister (30 June 1846 - 23 February 1852; 29 October 1865 - 28 June 1866)
Honours:
Earl Russell and Viscount Amberley 1861; KG 1862; GCMG 1869
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
6/05/1847
RelationshipsThird son of the 6th Duke of Bedford
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
References:
Vanity Fair 05 June 1869
Royal Society codeNA1097
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
IM/003943Russell, John, 1st Earl Russellnd
MM/13/64Press cuttings reporting the debates in the House of Commons on the estimates for the conversion of Burlington House, on 12 and 19 June 18571857
MM/19/76Letter from Lord John Russell to Sir Benjamin Collins Brodie16 January 1861
AP/24/16Reports on the Weather and on Meteorological Phenomena at Bermuda1840
IM/003942Russell, John, 1st Earl Russell1860
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