James Callaghan

Leonard James Callaghan (1912 - 2005)

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Leonard James (James) "Lord Callaghan of Cardiff" Callaghan
Born in Portsmouth, Hampshire, Englandmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Ringmer, East Sussex, Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 25 Mar 2015
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Categories: Portsmouth, Hampshire | Members of Parliament, United Kingdom | Members of Parliament, Cardiff South | Members of Parliament, Cardiff South East | British Prime Ministers | Privy Counsellors of the United Kingdom | British Notables.

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Leonard James Callaghan, Baron Callaghan of Cardiff, KG, PC, often known as Jim Callaghan, was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1976 to 1979 and Leader of the Labour Party from 1976 to 1980. Callaghan is to date the only politician in history to have served in all four of the "Great Offices of State", having been Chancellor of the Exchequer from 1964 to 1967, Home Secretary from 1967 to 1970, and Foreign Secretary from 1974, until his appointment as Prime Minister in 1976.[1]

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