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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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A. E. W. Mason is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 83 (1865-1948)
Alfred Edward Woodley Mason was an English author and politician. He is best remembered for his 1902 novel The Four Feathers.
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A. P. Herbert is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 81 (1890-1971)
Sir Alan Patrick Herbert CH was an English humorist, novelist, playwright and law reform activist. He was an independent Member of Parliament for Oxford University for 15 years, five of which he ...more
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Abel Heywood is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 83 (1810-1893)
Abel Heywood was an English publisher, radical and mayor of Manchester.
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Adam Baynes is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Adam Baynes
Adam Baynes was a parliamentary army officer and MP for Leeds during the Commonwealth, and as such the first MP for the city. He was later also MP for Appleby. He is described as "an army ...more
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Adrian Davies is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Politicians from England
age 57
Adrian Michael Davies is a barrister and a member of Lincoln's Inn, London. He was formerly a solicitor with the magic circle firm, Slaughter and May. He is the eldest son of the traditionalist ...more
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Adam Rickitt is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Politicians from England
age 41
Adam Peter Rickitt is a British actor, singer and model and charity fundraiser. He is most well known for playing Nick Tilsley in the soap opera Coronation Street from 1997–1999 and again from ...more
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Adrian Hilton is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Politicians from England
age 55
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Ailwyn Fellowes, 1st Baron Ail... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 69 (1855-1924)
Ailwyn Edward Fellowes, 1st Baron Ailwyn KCVO, KBE, PC, was a British businessman, farmer and Conservative politician. He was a member of Arthur Balfour's cabinet as President of the Board of ...more
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Alan Clark is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 71 (1928-1999)
Alan Kenneth Mackenzie Clark was a British Conservative Member of Parliament, historian and diarist. He served as a junior minister in Margaret Thatcher's governments at the Departments of ...more
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Alan Sugar is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Politicians from England
age 72
Alan Michael Sugar, Baron Sugar is an English business magnate, media personality, and political advisor. According to the Sunday Times Rich List 2014, Sugar has an estimated fortune of ...more
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Alec Douglas-Home is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 92 (1903-1995)
Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel, KT, PC was a British Conservative politician who served as Prime Minister from October 1963 to October 1964. He is notable for being ...more
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Alex Carlile, Baron Carlile of... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Politicians from England
age 71
Alexander Charles Carlile, Baron Carlile of Berriew, CBE, FRSA, QC is a Liberal Democrat member of the House of Lords. He has been described as one of Britain's top legal experts.
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Alexander Baring, 1st Baron As... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 74 (1774-1848)
Alexander Baring, 1st Baron Ashburton PC was a British politician and financier, and a member of the Baring family. Baring was the second son of Sir Francis Baring, 1st Baronet, and of Harriet, ...more
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Alexander Brogden is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 67 (1825-1892)
Alexander Brogden was born in Manchester on 3 November 1825, the second son of John Brogden and educated at Blackburn, New College Manchester and King's College London, where he read ...more
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Alexander Cambridge, 1st Earl ... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 83 (1874-1957)
Major-General Alexander Augustus Frederick William Alfred George Cambridge, 1st Earl of Athlone KG GCB GCMG GCVO DSO PC ADC FRS, was a British military commander and major-general who served as ...more
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Alexander Pendarves is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Alexander Pendarves Dec. at 64 (1662-1726)
Alexander Pendarves, MP was an English politician of the Tory party, and a wealthy landowner.
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Alexander William Kinglake is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 82 (1809-1891)
Alexander William Kinglake was an English travel writer and historian. He was born near Taunton, Somerset and educated at Eton College and Trinity College, Cambridge. He was called to the Bar in ...more
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Alfred Bossom is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 84 (1881-1965)
Alfred Charles Bossom, Baron Bossom FRIBA was an English architect active in the United States, and Conservative Party politician.
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Alfred Denville is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Alfred Denville Dec. at 79 (1876-1955)
Alfred Arthur Hinchcliffe Denville was an English actor, theatre impresario and Conservative Party politician. Denville, an actor by trade, ran one of the UK's leading repertory companies. In ...more
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Alfred Domett is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 76 (1811-1887)
Alfred Domett, CMG was an English colonial statesman and poet. He was New Zealand's fourth Premier.
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Alfred Lyttelton is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 56 (1857-1913)
Alfred Lyttelton QC was a British politician and sportsman who excelled at both football and cricket. During his time at university he participated in Varsity Matches in five sports: cricket, ...more
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Alfred Mond, 1st Baron Melchet... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 62 (1868-1930)
Alfred Moritz Mond, 1st Baron Melchett, PC, FRS, known as Sir Alfred Mond, Bt, between 1910 and 1928, was a British industrialist, financier and politician. In his later life he became an active ...more
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Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Ten... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 83 (1809-1892)
Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson, FRS was Poet Laureate of Great Britain and Ireland during much of Queen Victoria's reign and remains one of the most popular British poets. Tennyson excelled ...more
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Algernon Sydney is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Dec. at 60 (1623-1683)
Algernon Sidney or Sydney was an English politician and member of the Long Parliament. A republican political theorist, colonel, and commissioner of the trial of King Charles I of England, he ...more
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Andrew Bridgen is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Politicians from England
Andrew Bridgen age 55
Andrew James Bridgen is a Conservative Party politician and businessman. Since May 2010 he has been the Member of Parliament for the constituency of North West Leicestershire.