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Stafford Northcote, 1st Earl of Iddesleigh

Personal data
Date of birth27 October 1818 ,
Place of birthLondon
Date of death12 January 1887(age 68)
Place of deathLondon
Political partyConservative
SpouseCecilia Frances Farrer
(d. 1910)
Alma materBalliol College, Oxford
Chancellor of the Exchequer
In office21 February 1874 - 21 April 1880
Prime ministerBenjamin Disraeli
Succeeded byWilliam Ewart Gladstone
Preceded byWilliam Ewart Gladstone
Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs
In office3 August 1886 - 12 January 1887
Prime ministerThe Marquess of Salisbury
Succeeded byThe Marquess of Salisbury
Preceded byThe Earl of Rosebery

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Stafford Henry Northcote, 1st Earl of Iddesleigh GCB, PC (27 October 1818 - 12 January 1887), known as Sir Stafford Northcote, Bt, from 1851 to 1885, was a British Conservative politician. He notably served as Chancellor of the Exchequer between 1874 and 1880 and as Foreign Secretary between 1885 and 1886.

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