Montagu, Edwin Samuel

(1879-1924)
   English politician, son of Samuel Montagu. He was elected to parliament in 1906, and served as parliamentary undersecretary of state for India from 1910 to 1914. In that year he became financial secretary to the Treasury, and in 1916 chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and minister of munitions. From 1917 to 1922 he was secretary of state for India. He was an opponent of Zionism and the Balfour Declaration.

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  • Montagu, Edwin Samuel — ▪ British politician born Feb. 6, 1879, London, Eng. died Nov. 15, 1924, London       British politician who helped introduce the Government of India Act (Government of India Acts) of 1919, a legislative measure that marked a decisive stage in… …   Universalium

  • Edwin Samuel Montagu — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Edwin Samuel Montagu (6 de febrero de 1879 15 de noviembre de 1924) fue un político británico, miembro del Partido Liberal y segundo hijo de Samuel Montagu, primer barón de Swaythling. Fue elegido diputado por… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Edwin Samuel Montagu — (February 6 1879 ndash; November 15 1924) was a British Liberal Jewish politician. The second son and seventh child of Samuel Montagu, 1st Baron Swaythling, he was educated at Clifton College, the City of London School, University College London… …   Wikipedia

  • Edwin Samuel Montagu — (* 6. Februar 1879; † 15. November 1924) war ein britischer liberaler Politiker. Montagu wurde als zweiter Sohn und siebtes Kind von Sir Samuel Montagu, 1. Baron Swaythling geboren. 1906 wurde er als Abgeordneter des Wahlkreises Chesterton (bis… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Edwin Montagu — Edwin Samuel Montagu (* 6. Februar 1879; † 15. November 1924) war ein britischer liberaler Politiker. Montagu wurde als zweiter Sohn und siebtes Kind von Sir Samuel Montagu, 1. Baron Swaythling geboren. 1906 wurde er als Abgeordneter des… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • MONTAGU — MONTAGU, English banking family, prominent in politics and public life. SIR SAMUEL MONTAGU, FIRST BARON SWAY THLING (1832–1911), banker, communal worker, and philanthropist, was born in Liverpool as Montagu Samuel, but in his boyhood the names… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Samuel Montagu, 1st Baron Swaythling — (December 21 1832 January 12 1911) was a British Jewish banker, Liberal politician and philanthropist. He founded the bank of Samuel Montagu Co. in 1853.Born Montagu Samuel, he was the second son of Louis Samuel of Hunter Street, Brunswick Square …   Wikipedia

  • SAMUEL, HAROLD — (1879–1937), pianist and composer. Born in London, Samuel began his studies at the Royal College of Music at the age of 17, where he later became a professor. The course of his concert career was changed dramatically in 1921 when he appeared… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Montagu —   [ mɔntəgjuː], britisches Adelsgeschlecht, das bis in die Zeit Wilhelms des Eroberers zurückreicht. Bedeutende Vertreter:    1) Edwin Samuel, britischer Staatsmann, * London 6. 2. 1879, ✝ ebenda 15. 11. 1924; wurde 1906 als Vertreter der… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Montagu-Chelmsford Reforms — The Montagu Chelmsford Reforms were reforms introduced by the British Government in India to introduce self governing institutions gradually to India. The reforms take their name from Edwin Samuel Montagu, the Secretary of State for India during… …   Wikipedia

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