The office of prime minister developed in Britain in the 18th century, when King George I ceased attending meetings of his ministers and it was.
Prime Minister, Born, Born where, Governed, Died, Died where, Buried, Political party, Portrait. William Pitt, the Younger, Hayes, Kent.
2010 David Cameron, Conservative. 2007 Gordon Brown, Labour. 1997 Tony Blair, Labour. 1990 John Major, Conservative. 1979 Margaret Thatcher. Lloyd George branded the Lords 'Mr Balfour's poodle' a reference to Conservative leader AJ Balfour's supposed control over the peers. It was to be swiftly replaced by a constitutional crisis brought about by Edward VIII's desire to marry a twice-divorced American, Wallis Simpson. Sir Robert Peel's first administration became known as Conservatives. Gladstone submitted his fourth and final resignation. Historic Birthdays - February.