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Lord Randolph Churchill (1849-1895), Politician; Secretary of State for India and MP for Woodstock and Paddington South

Lord Randolph Henry Spencer Churchill

Sitter in 32 portraits
Politician; father of Winston Churchill; noted for his aggressive Toryism; Secretary of State for India, 1885-6; Chancellor of the Exchequer and leader of the House of Commons, 1886; resigned in December 1886 over the increasing demands on public funds made by the ministers for the Army and Navy.