Category:Richard Grenville-Temple, 2nd Earl Temple

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English: Richard Grenville-Temple, 2nd Earl Temple KG, PC (26 September 1711 – 12 September 1779) was a British politician. He is best known for his association with his brother-in-law William Pitt who he served with in government during Britain's participation in the Seven Years War between 1756 and 1761. He resigned along with Pitt in protest at the cabinet's failure to declare war on Spain.
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Richard Grenville-Temple, 2nd Earl Temple 
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First Lord of the Admiralty
Date of birth 26 September 1711
Wotton Underwood
Date of death 12 September 1779
Educated at
  • Eton College
Position held
  • Member of Parliament in the Parliament of Great Britain
  • Richard Grenville
  • Hester Grenville, 1st Countess Temple
  • Anne Chamber
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