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Arthur Wellesley

Arthur WellesleyAKA Arthur Wesley

Born: 1-May-1769
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: 14-Sep-1852
Location of death: Walmer Castle, Kent, England
Cause of death: Stroke
Remains: Buried, St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Military, Head of State

Nationality: England
Executive summary: 1st Duke of Wellington

Military service: British Army

Defeated Napoleon at Waterloo.

Father: (1st earl of Mornington)
Brother: Richard
Wife: Catherine "Kitty" Pakenham (m. 1806, d. 24-Apr-1831, two sons)
Son: Arthur
Son: Charles

    High School: Eton College (1781-85)
    Administrator: Chancellor, Oxford University

    UK Minister Without Portfolio (1841-46)
    UK Foreign Secretary (1834-35)
    Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports (1829-52)
    UK Prime Minister (1828-30)
    UK Member of Parliament for Newport, Isle of Wight (1807-08)
    UK Member of Parliament for Rye (1806)
    Boodle's Club
    Travellers Club
    Royal Society
    Knight of the British Empire 1805
    Order of the Garter (4-Mar-1813)
    Duel: Pistols against the 10th Earl of Winchilsea, Battersea Park (21-Mar-1829)
    Assault Dublin, Ireland
    Eponyms Wellington boots


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