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Famous Politicians from England

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List of the most popular, renowned or famous politicians from England. List includes the most notable politicians from England, along with photos when available. This list of English politicians is alphabetical, but can be sorted by any column and answers the question "what famous politicians are from England?" You can click on the names of the famous politicians of England in order to get more information about each one. List is made up of a variety of politicians, including Anthony Woodville, 2nd Earl Rivers and Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk. You're able to copy this fact-based list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your views, then publish it to share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social networks you use regularly. (924 items)
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Andrew Lloyd Webber is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Politicians from England
age 71
Andrew Lloyd Webber, Baron Lloyd-Webber is an English composer and impresario of musical theatre. Several of his musicals have run for more than a decade both in the West End and on Broadway. He ...more
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Andrew Marvell is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 57 (1621-1678)
Andrew Marvell was an English metaphysical poet and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1659 and 1678. As a metaphysical poet, he is associated with John Donne ...more
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Andrew Rosindell is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Politicians from England
age 53
Andrew Richard Rosindell is a British Conservative politician. He is the Member of Parliament for the Romford constituency in Greater London. He is also the international director of the ...more
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Andrew Rowe is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 73 (1935-2008)
Andrew John Bernard Rowe was a politician in the United Kingdom. He was born in London. He served as Conservative Party Member of Parliament for Mid Kent from 1983 to 1997 and its successor ...more
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Andrew Tyrie is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Politicians from England
age 62
Andrew Guy Tyrie is a British politician for the Conservative Party. He is the Member of Parliament for Chichester, and was first elected in the 1997 general election. He had previously been a ...more
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Angmendus is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Angmendus
Angmendus may have held the role of the first Lord Chancellor of England, being appointed in 605, during the reign of Æthelberht of Kent. Other sources suggest that the first ruler to ...more
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Anna Soubry is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Politicians from England
age 63
Anna Mary Soubry is a British Conservative Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament for Broxtowe since the 2010 general election and Minister of State for Defence Personnel, ...more
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Anne Boleyn is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 35 (1501-1536)
Anne Boleyn was Queen of England from 1533 to 1536 as the second wife of King Henry VIII and Marquess of Pembroke in her own right. Henry's marriage to Anne, and her subsequent execution, made ...more
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Annie Besant is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 86 (1847-1933)
Annie Besant was a prominent British socialist, theosophist, women's rights activist, writer and orator and supporter of Irish and Indian self-rule. In 1867, Annie at age 20, married Frank ...more
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Anthony Ashley Cooper, 1st Ear... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 62 (1621-1683)
Anthony Ashley Cooper, 1st Earl of Shaftesbury PC, known as Anthony Ashley Cooper from 1621 to 1631, as Sir Anthony Ashley Cooper, 2nd Baronet from 1631 to 1661, and as The Lord Ashley from 1661 ...more
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Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 3rd Ear... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 42 (1671-1713)
Anthony Ashley Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury was an English politician, philosopher and writer.
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Arnold Savage is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Arnold Savage Dec. at 52 (1358-1410)
Sir Arnold Savage of Bobbing, Kent was the English Speaker of the House of Commons from 1400 to 1402 and then again from 1403 to 1404 and a Knight of the Shire of Kent who was referred to as ...more
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Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 7th Ear... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 84 (1801-1885)
Anthony Ashley Cooper, 7th Earl of Shaftesbury KG, styled Lord Ashley from 1811 to 1851 and then Lord Shaftesbury following the death of his father. He was an English politician, philanthropist ...more
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Anthony Giddens is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Politicians from England
age 81
Anthony Giddens, Baron Giddens, is a British sociologist who is known for his theory of structuration and his holistic view of modern societies. He is considered to be one of the most prominent ...more
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Anthony Grey, 11th Earl of Ken... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Anthony Grey, 11th Earl of Kent Dec. at 57 (1645-1702)
Anthony Grey was Earl of Kent from 1651 to his death. He was the only son of Henry Grey, 10th Earl of Kent, and his second wife Amabel Benn daughter of Anthony Benn, Recorder of London. His ...more
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Anthony Lloyd, Baron Lloyd of ... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Politicians from England
age 90
Anthony John Leslie Lloyd, Baron Lloyd of Berwick PC DL is a retired British judge, and a former member of the House of Lords.
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Anthony Woodville, 2nd Earl Ri... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Anthony Woodville, 2nd Earl Rivers Dec. at 41 (1442-1483)
Anthony Woodville, 2nd Earl Rivers KG was an English nobleman, courtier, and writer. He was one of the leading members of the Woodville family, which came to prominence during the reign of ...more
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Archibald Hill is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 91 (1886-1977)
Archibald Vivian Hill, CH, OBE, FRS, known as A. V. Hill, was an English physiologist, one of the founders of the diverse disciplines of biophysics and operations research. He shared the 1922 ...more
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Arthur Blenkinsop is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Arthur Blenkinsop Dec. at 68 (1911-1979)
Arthur Blenkinsop was a British Labour Party politician. Blenkinsop was educated at the Royal Grammar School, Newcastle, and the College of Commerce, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, and became a chartered ...more
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Arthur Champernowne is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Arthur Champernowne Dec. at 54 (1524-1578)
Sir Arthur Champernowne was an English politician, high sheriff and soldier who lived at Dartington Hall in Devon, England. Champernowne belonged to a large Anglo-Norman family that originated ...more
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Arthur Cohen is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 84 (1830-1914)
Arthur Cohen KC was an English barrister and Liberal Party politician. After three years' study at the gymnasium in Frankfort-on-the-Main, he entered as a student at University College London. ...more
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Arthur Drewry is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Arthur Drewry Dec. at 70 (1891-1961)
Arthur Drewry, CBE was an English football administrator who served as the fifth president of FIFA, the world governing body of association football, from 1955 to 1961. Drewry had held several ...more
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Arthur Heath is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 74 (1856-1930)
Arthur Howard Heath TD was a British industrialist, first-class cricketer, Rugby Union international and Conservative Party politician.
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Arthur Keen is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Arthur Keen Dec. at 80 (1835-1915)
Arthur Keen was a British entrepreneur, the Keen in engineering firm Guest, Keen and Nettlefolds, later GKN plc.
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Arthur Priestley is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 68 (1865-1933)
Sir Arthur Alexander Priestley was an English Liberal Party politician and cricketer. After three unsuccessful candidacies he held a seat in the House of Commons from 1900 to 1918. At cricket, ...more