Gilbert John Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound Minto, 4th Earl

(1845—1914) governor-general of Canada and viceroy of India

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Minto was educated at Eton and Cambridge and joined the Scots Guards in 1867. He was famous for riding racehorses until he broke his neck in the 1876 Grand ...

Subjects: British History.

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