Category:John Campbell, 9th Duke of Argyll

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English: John George Edward Henry Douglas Sutherland Campbell, 9th and 2nd Duke of Argyll (6 August 1845 – 2 May 1914), usually better known by the courtesy title Marquess of Lorne, by which he was known before 1900, was a British nobleman and was Governor General of Canada from 1878 to 1883. In 1871, he married Princess Louise, fourth eldest daughter of British Queen Victoria.

John Campbell, 9th Duke of Argyll 
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British nobleman and 4th Governor General of Canada
Date of birth 6 August 1845
Date of death 2 May 1914
Country of citizenship
Educated at
  • University of St Andrews
Member of political party
  • Liberal Party
  • Liberal Unionist Party
Position held
  • Governor General of Canada (Frederick Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood, 1st Marquess of Dufferin and Ava, Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne, 4, 25 November 1878, 23 October 1883)
  • Member of the 26th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Manchester South, 13 July 1895, 24 April 1900, United Kingdom general election, 1895)
  • Member of the 21st Parliament of the United Kingdom (Argyllshire, 31 January 1874, 3 August 1878, United Kingdom general election, 1874, resignation)
  • Member of the 20th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Argyllshire, 17 November 1868, 26 January 1874, United Kingdom general election, 1868, dissolution of parliament)
  • Member of the 19th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Argyllshire)
Noble title
  • Duke of Argyll
  • Clan Campbell
  • Frances Balfour
  • Lord Colin Campbell
  • Archibald Campbell
Work location
Award received
  • Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order
  • Knight Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael and St George
  • Royal Victorian Chain (1902)
Authority control
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