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George Villiers, 4th Earl of Clarendon

Personal data
Date of birth12 January 1800 ,
Place of birthLondon
Date of death, 27 June 1870(age 27)
Place of deathLondon
NationalityBritish
Political partyLiberal
SpouseLady Katherine Grimston (1810-1874)
Alma materSt John's College, Cambridge
Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs
In office21 February 1853 - 26 February 1858
MonarchVictoria
Prime ministerThe Earl of Aberdeen
Viscount Palmerston
Succeeded byThe Earl of Malmesbury
Preceded byLord John Russell
In office3 November 1865 - 6 July 1866
MonarchVictoria
Prime ministerThe Earl Russell
Succeeded byLord Stanley
Preceded byThe Earl Russell
In office9 December 1868 - 27 June 1870
MonarchVictoria
Prime ministerWilliam Ewart Gladstone
Succeeded byThe Earl Granville
Preceded byLord Stanley

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George William Frederick Villiers, 4th Earl of Clarendon KG, GCB, PC (January 12, 1800 - June 27, 1870), was an English diplomat and statesman.

Born in London on January 12, 1800, George Villiers was the eldest son of the Hon. George Villiers (1759 1827) and Theresa Parker.


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