Portrait of Sir Winston Churchill: 1963
JANUARY 24TH : On this day in 1965 former British Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill died at the age of 90. A LIBRARY PICTURE OF SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL. * Sir Winston Churchill is the nation s favourite choice to appear on the back of a 100 note if one is introduced, a new survey claimed. With 37% of the vote, Churchill was the clear victor across all age groups, social classes and regions in the survey of 2, 000 adults in England and Wales. The Alliance and Leicester poll comes as the BBC prepares to announce the winner of its Great Britons vote, where the wartime leader is in third place.
Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain : 1938
SEPTEMBER 1938 Neville Chamberlain (1869-1940), British Conservative statesman and Prime Minister (1937-1940) who pursued a policy of appeasement towards Nazi Germany. Following the German invasion of Poland he declared war on September 3rd 1939. * 13/9/01: Iain Duncan Smith elected Tory leader.
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