William Pitt

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Person.png William Pitt   Keywiki WikiquoteRdf-icon.png
(politician)
Born1708-11-15
Westminster, Middlesex, England
Died11 May 1778 (Age 69)
Hayes, Kent, England
NationalityUK
Alma materTrinity College, Oxford
Children • 5
• including
• Lady Hester
• John
• William
Parents • Robert Pitt
• Harriet Villiers
SpouseHester Grenville
PartyWhig

Royal Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom (HM Government).svg Prime Minister of Great Britain Wikipedia-icon.png

In office
30 July 1766 - 14 October 1768

Employment.png Lord Privy Seal Wikipedia-icon.png

In office
30 July 1766 - 14 October 1768

Employment.png Leader of the House of Commons Wikipedia-icon.png

In office
27 June 1757 - 6 October 1761

Employment.png Leader of the House of Commons Wikipedia-icon.png

In office
4 December 1756 - 6 April 1757

Employment.png Secretary of State for the Southern Department

In office
4 December 1756 - 6 April 1757

Employment.png Paymaster of the Forces

In office
29 October 1746 - 25 November 1755

“A long train of these practices has at length unwillingly convinced me that there is something behind the throne, greater than the throne itself.”
William Pitt the Elder (1770) [citation needed]
Speaking about King George III

15 November 1708|11 May 1778|


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