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date: 08 July 2020

Pitt, William 

Source:
A Dictionary of British History
Author(s):

John Cannon,

Robert Crowcroft

(1759–1806),known as Pitt the Younger. Prime minister. The second son of William Pitt, earl of Chatham, was educated privately and at Cambridge. From an early age, his father supervised his upbringing, paying particular attention to skill in public speaking. He entered Parliament in ... ...

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