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British Prime Ministers (1905-)

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    1905  CEHenry Campbell-Bannerman becomes the first Prime Minister of Britain (until 1908). He was the first to officially bear the title 'Prime Minister'.
    1908  CEHerbert Henry Asquith becomes British Prime Minister (until 1916).
  7 Dec 1916  CEHerbert Henry Asquith resigns and is succeeded David Lloyd George as British Prime Minister (until 1922).
    1922  CEBonar Law becomes British Prime Minister (until 1923).
    1923  CEStanley Baldwin becomes Prime Minister of England (until 1924).
   Jan 1924  CERamsay MacDonald becomes Prime Minister of Britain (until Nov).
   Nov 1924  CEStanley Baldwin becomes British Prime Minister for the second time (until 1929).
    1929  CERamsay MacDonald is restored as Prime Minister of Britain (until 1935).
    1935  CEStanley Baldwin becomes the Prime Minister of Britain for the third time (until 1937).
    1937  CENeville Chamberlain becomes the Prime Minister of Britain (until 1940).
 10 May 1940  CENeville Chamberlain resigns and is succeeded by Winston Churchill as British Prime Minister (until 1945).
 26 Jul 1945  CEWinston Churchill resigns and Clement Atlee succeeds him as British Prime Minister (until 1951).
    1951  CEFollwing a Conservative victory, Winston Churchill becomes Bitish Prime Minister for the second time (until 1955).
    1955  CEWinston Churchill resigns and Anthony Eden succeeds him as British Prime Minister (until 1957).
    1957  CEHarold Macmillan becomes the Prime Minister of Britain (until 1963).
    1963  CEAlexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Earl of Home, becomes the Prime Minister of Britain (until 1964).
    1964  CEHarold Wilson becomes the Prime Minister of Britain (until 1970).
    1970  CEEdward Heath becomes the Prime Minister of Britain (until 1974).
    1974  CEHarold Wilson becomes the Prime Minister of Britain for the second time (until 1976).
    1976  CEJames Callaghan becomes the Prime Minister of Britain (until 1979).
    1979  CEMargaret Thatcher becomes the first female British Prime Minister (until 1990).
    1990  CEMargaret Thatcher announces her resignation as British Prime Minister.
    1990  CEJohn Major becomes the Prime Minister of Britain (until 1997).
    1997  CETony Blair becomes the Prime Minister of Britain.
 
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