Castlereagh, Robert Stewart, Viscount

 (1769–1822) British statesman.

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  • Castlereagh, Robert Stewart, Viscount — born June 18, 1769, Dublin, Ire. died Aug. 12, 1822, London, Eng. British politician. He was elected to the Irish Parliament in 1790 and later served in the British Parliament (1794–1805, 1806–22). As chief secretary for Ireland (1798–1801),… …   Universalium

  • Castlereagh, Robert Stewart, Viscount — (1769–1823)    An Anglo Irish politician and British Foreign Secretary, Castlereagh, a courtesy title he assumed in 1796 owing to his father’s Irish marquisate, was initially a Whig, but the events of the French Revolution drove him to the Tories …   Encyclopedia of the Age of Imperialism, 1800–1914

  • Robert Stewart, Viscount Castlereagh — Viscount Castlereagh Robert Stewart, 2. Marquess of Londonderry und Viscount Castlereagh, (* 18. Juni 1769; † 12. August 1822, Freitod), war ein britischer Staatsmann, der im irischen County Down geboren wurde. Castlereagh studierte an der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Robert Stewart, Viscount Castlereagh — Infobox Person name = Viscount Castlereagh image size = 200px birth name = Robert Stewart birth date = 18 June 1769 birth place = Dublin, Ireland death date = 12 August 1822 (aged 53) death place = Loring Hall, Kent, England death cause = Suicide …   Wikipedia

  • Robert Stewart, 1st Marquess of Londonderry — (September 27, 1739–April 6, 1821), an Irish politician and landowner, was the father of the famous politician Robert Stewart, Viscount Castlereagh.Born in 1739, nephew to Robert Cowan, the wealthy Governor of Bombay, [… …   Wikipedia

  • Robert Stewart — may refer to: * Members of the House of Stewart, rulers of Scotland ** Robert II of Scotland ** Robert III of Scotland ** Robert Stewart, 1st Duke of Albany ** Robert Stewart, 1st Earl of Orkney ** Robert Stuart, Duke of Kintyre ** Robert Stewart …   Wikipedia

  • Robert Stewart, 2. Marquess of Londonderry — Viscount Castlereagh, Porträt von Thomas Lawrence (um 1810) Robert Stewart, 2. Marquess of Londonderry und Viscount Castlereagh, (* 18. Juni 1769; † 12. August 1822, Freitod), war ein britischer Staatsmann, der im irischen County Down geboren… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Robert Stewart (vicomte Castlereagh) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Robert Stewart. Robert Stewart Portrait par Thomas Lawrence. Robert Stewart, 2e marquis de L …   Wikipédia en Français

  • viscount — /vuy kownt /, n. 1. a nobleman next below an earl or count and next above a baron. 2. Hist. a deputy of a count or earl. 3. (in England) a sheriff. [1350 1400; ME viscounte < AF; OF visconte (F vicomte), equiv. to vis VICE3 + counte COUNT2, trans …   Universalium

  • Robert — /rob euhrt/, n. 1. Henry Martyn /mahr tn/, 1837 1923, U.S. engineer and authority on parliamentary procedure: author of Robert s Rules of Order (1876, revised 1915). 2. a male given name: from Germanic words meaning glory and bright. * * * (as… …   Universalium

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