Reference Entry

Baldwin, Stanley, first Earl Baldwin of Bewdley (1867-1947), prime minister

Stuart Ball

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/30550

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The Baldwin family | The making of a politician, 1867-1916 | The rise to the premiership, 1916-1923 | First term as prime minister 1923-1924 | Character, outlook, and image | The first Labour government, 1924 | The search for stability: second term as prime minister, 1924-1929 | Leader of the opposition, 1929-1931 | The National Government: lord president of the council, 1931-1935 | Final term as prime minister, 1935-1937 | Peerage and last years | Assessments and significance

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Subjects: biography ; history

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