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Famous Politicians from United Kingdom

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List of famous politicians from United Kingdom, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of popular British politicians includes members of the government who are either active or inactive, some of who might even now be dead. These are some of the most well-known British politicians of all time, so if you're a native of United Kingdom and want to work for your country then these are the people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular politician from United Kingdom, then use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

This list contains politicians like Anne Snelgrove and Albert Cooper.

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A. E. W. Mason is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
Dec. at 83 (1865-1948)
Alfred Edward Woodley Mason (7 May 1865 – 22 November 1948) was an English author and politician. He is best remembered for his 1902 novel of courage and cowardice in wartime, The Four Feathers ...more
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A. J. Mundella is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
A. J. Mundella Dec. at 72 (1825-1897)
Anthony John Mundella PC (28 March 1825 – 21 July 1897), known as A. J. Mundella, was an English manufacturer, reformer and Liberal Party politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1868 to ...more
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A. K. Chesterton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
A. K. Chesterton Dec. at 77 (1896-1973)
Arthur Kenneth Chesterton MC (1 May 1899 – 16 August 1973) was a journalist and political activist, born at Krugersdorp, near Johannesburg, in the Transvaal Republic. He was involved in the ...more
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A. V. Alexander, 1st Ear... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
A. V. Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Hillsborough Dec. at 80 (1885-1965)
Albert Victor Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Hillsborough, (1 May 1885 – 11 January 1965) was a British Labour Co-operative politician. He was three times First Lord of the Admiralty, ...more
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Aaron Curry is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
Aaron Curry Dec. at 70 (1887-1957)
Aaron Charlton Curry DCL (Hon.), JP, FRSA (17 August 1887 – 6 January 1957) was a Liberal Party, and briefly Liberal National, politician in the United Kingdom.
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Aaron Porter is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
Aaron Porter age 34
Aaron Ross Porter (born 11 January 1985) is the former President of the National Union of Students in the United Kingdom; he was elected with a 65% majority and took office in June 2010 for one ...more
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Abel Buckley is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
Abel Buckley Dec. at 73 (1835-1908)
Abel Buckley (1835 – 23 December 1908) was a British cotton manufacturer and Liberal politician of Irish descent.He was born in Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, the younger son of Abel Buckley and ...more
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Abel Thomas is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
Abel Thomas Dec. at 64 (1848-1912)
Abel Thomas (1848 – 23 July 1912) was a Welsh Liberal politician and lawyer.
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Abhijit Pandya is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
age 39
Abhijit Pandya (born 19 January 1980 in Harrow, England) is an English solicitor, best known for his representation in the seminal art case concerning the gifted drawings of Francis Bacon in the ...more
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Abraham Beame is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
Dec. at 95 (1906-2001)
Abraham David Beame (March 20, 1906 – February 10, 2001) was the 104th Mayor of New York City, from 1974 to 1977. As mayor, he presided over the city during its fiscal crisis of the mid-1970s, ...more
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Abraham England is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
Abraham England Dec. at 82 (1867-1949)
Abraham England (3 January 1867 – 4 January 1949) was a British Liberal politician, businessman and soldier.
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Abraham Laverton is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
Abraham Laverton Dec. at 67 (1819-1886)
Abraham Laverton (1819–1886), of Westbury, Wiltshire, England, was a cloth mill owner, philanthropist, and Liberal member of parliament for the parliamentary borough of Westbury from 1874 to
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Acton Smee Ayrton is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
Acton Smee Ayrton Dec. at 70 (1816-1886)
Acton Smee Ayrton (5 August 1816 – 30 November 1886) was a British barrister and Liberal Party politician. Considered a radical and champion of the working classes, he served as First ...more
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Adair Turner, Baron Turn... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
Adair Turner, Baron Turner of Ecchinswell age 64
Jonathan Adair Turner, Baron Turner of Ecchinswell (born 5 October 1955) is a British businessman and academic and was Chairman of the Financial Services Authority until its abolition in March ...more
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Adam Afriyie is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
age 54
Adam Afriyie (born 4 August 1965) is a British politician and businessman serving as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Windsor since 2005. He is a member of the Conservative Party.
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Adam Butler is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
Dec. at 77 (1931-2008)
Sir Adam Courtauld Butler (11 October 1931 – 9 January 2008) was a British Conservative Party politician, serving as an MP for 17 years and holding several junior ministerial offices.
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Adam Duncan, 1st Viscoun... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
Dec. at 73 (1731-1804)
Adam Duncan, 1st Viscount Duncan (1 July 1731 – 4 August 1804) was a British admiral who defeated the Dutch fleet off Camperdown (north of Haarlem) on 11 October 1797. This victory is considered ...more
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Adam Holloway is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
age 54
Adam James Harold Holloway (born 29 July 1965) is a British Conservative Party politician and former journalist and military officer. He has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Gravesham ...more
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Adam Ingram is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
age 72
Adam Paterson Ingram (born 1 February 1947) is a British Labour Party politician, who was the Member of Parliament (MP) for East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow from 1987 to 2010.
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Adam Patel, Baron Patel ... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
Adam Patel, Baron Patel of Blackburn age 79
Adam Hafejee Patel, Baron Patel of Blackburn (7 June 1940 – 29 May 2019) was a British businessman and Labour Member of the House of Lords.
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Adam Price is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
age 51
Adam Price (born 23 September 1968) is a Welsh politician serving as the leader of Plaid Cymru since 28 September 2018, after defeating both Leanne Wood and Rhun ap Iorwerth in the September ...more
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Adam Rickitt is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
Adam Rickitt age 41
Adam Peter Rickitt (born 29 May 1978) is an English actor, singer and model. He portrayed the role Nick Tilsley in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street from 1997 to 1999, and again from 2002 to ...more
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Adam Wood is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
Adam Wood age 64
Adam Kenneth Compton Wood (born 13 March 1955) is a retired British diplomat, and was the Lieutenant Governor of the Isle of Man from 2011 to 2016.
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Adelbert Brownlow-Cust, ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
Dec. at 77 (1844-1921)
Adelbert Wellington Brownlow-Cust, 3rd Earl Brownlow (19 August 1844 – 17 March 1921), was a British soldier, courtier and Conservative politician.
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Adolphus Cambridge, 1st ... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Politicians from United Kingdom
Dec. at 59 (1868-1927)
Adolphus Cambridge, 1st Marquess of Cambridge, (Adolphus Charles Alexander Albert Edward George Philip Louis Ladislaus; 13 August 1868 – 24 October 1927), born Prince Adolphus of Teck and later ...more