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 Marquess of Reading - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The title of Marquess of Reading is a title in the Peerage of the United Kingdom, and refers to the town of Reading in the county of Berkshire.
The Marquess holds the subsidiary titles of Earl of Reading (1917), Viscount Reading, of Erleigh in the County of Berkshire (1916), Viscount Erleigh, of Erleigh in the County of Berkshire (1917), and Baron Reading, of Erleigh in the County of Berkshire (1914).
Rufus Daniel Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading (1860-1935)
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 Online Encyclopedia and Dictionary - Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading
Rufus Daniel Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading (10 October 1860 - 30 December 1935) was a British politician and jurist.
A prosperous lawyer, Isaacs entered the Commons as a Liberal in 1904, and went on to serve as Solicitor-General and Attorney-General in the governments of Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman and Herbert Henry Asquith, becoming the first Attorney-General to sit in the Cabinet in 1912.
He was raised to the peerage as Lord Reading of Erleigh in 1914, and continued to rise to the peerage, being made a Viscount in 1916 and an Earl in 1917.
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 Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Most Honourable Rufus Daniel Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading (10 October 1860 - 30 December 1935) was a United Kingdom politician and jurist.
A prosperous lawyer, Isaacs entered the House of Commons in 1904, as Liberal Party member for the Reading constituency, a seat he held until 1913.
In 1918, Isaacs was appointed Ambassador to the United States, a position in which he served until 1919, while continuing at the same time as Lord Chief Justice.
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Reading, Rufus Daniel Isaacs, 1st Marquess of (1860-1935), British jurist and diplomat, born in London.
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 Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading
In 1918, he was appointed Ambassador to the United States, a position in which he served until 1919, while continuing at the same time as Lord Chief Justice.
Although Reading preferred a conciliatory policy, he ended up using force on several occasions, and imprisoned Mahatma Gandhi in 1922.
On his return in 1926, he was advanced to a Marquess.
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Reading, Rufus Daniel Isaacs, 1st marquess of[red´ing] Pronunciation Key, 1860–1935, British statesman.
In 1921 he was made viceroy of India at a time when the temper of the people, partly under the influence of Mohandas Gandhi and partly as a result of the massacre at Amritsar (1919), was roused against British rule.
He returned to England in 1926 and was created a marquess (having already been created in succession baron, viscount, and earl), but he was much criticized for his administrative acts in India.
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 Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
He was raised to the peerage as Lord Reading of Erleigh in 1914, and continued to rise to the peerage, being made a (A British peer who ranks below an earl and above a baron) Viscount in 1916 and an (A British peer ranking below a Marquess and above a Viscount) Earl in 1917.
Although Reading preferred a conciliatory policy, he ended up using force on several occasions, and imprisoned (Political and spiritual leader during India's struggle with Great Britain for home rule; an advocate of passive resistance (1869-1948)) Mahatma Gandhi in 1922.
Reading rose higher in the peerage than any other (A person belonging to the worldwide group claiming descent from Jacob (or converted to it) and connected by cultural or religious ties) Jew in British history.
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Reading by humans is mostly done from paper, but other media are used, such as carved stone, chalk on flboard: anything that can hold a mark.
Reading aloud for one's own use, for better concentration, is a form of intrapersonal communication.
Learning to read in a language other than your native one, especially in adulthood, may be a rather different process from learning to read your native language in childhood.
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The English lawyer and statesman Rufus Daniel Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading (1860-1935), known for his brilliant legal career, was an international figure during and immediately after World War I. Rufus Isaacs, the fourth child and second son of Joseph and Sarah Davis Isaacs, was born on Oct. 10, 1860, in London.
It is a detailed study of all phases of Reading's life; the chapters on his viceroyalty of India are of particular value.
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A prosperoous lawyer, Isaacs entered the Commons as a Liberal in 1904, and went on to serve as Solicitor-General and Attorney-General in the governments of Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman and Herbert Henry Asquith, becoming the first Attorney-General to sit in the Cabinet in 1912.
In MacDonald's coalition government in 1931, he briefly served as Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, but resigned after a few months due to ill-health.
Reading rose higher in the peerage than any other Jew in British history.
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Rufus Choate - Encyclopedia Glossary Meaning Explanation Rufus Choate.
Rufus Choate (October 1, 1799–July 13, 1859), American lawyer and orator, was born at Ipswich, Massachusetts, the descendant of a family which settled in Massachusetts in 1667.
As a child he was remarkably precocious; at six he is said to have been able to repeat large parts of the Bible and of Pilgrim's Progress by heart.
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John Allsebrook Simon, 1st Viscount Simon (1873-1954) was a British politician and statesman.
Educated at Fettes College in Edinburgh and Wadham College, Oxford, he became a fellow at All Souls and was called to the bar at the Inner Temple in 1899.
He entered the Government as Solicitor-General in 1910, and advanced in 1913 to Attorney-General, in both cases succeeding Rufus Isaacs.
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Viscount Reading in 1916 A prosperous lawyer, Isaacs entered the Commons as a Liberal in 1904, and went on to serve as Solicitor-General and Attorney-General in the governments of Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman and Herbert Henry Asquith, becoming the first Attorney-General to sit in the Cabinet in 1912.
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 Rufus Daniel Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading Biography / Biography of Rufus Daniel Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading ...
Isaacs entered the Middle Temple in 1885, and 2 years later he was admitted to the bar.
Reading died in London on Dec. 30, 1935.
Montgomery Hyde, Lord Reading (1967), is a well-written and sympathetic recent biography.
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Rufus Daniel Isaacs, 1r marquess de la lectura (el 10 de octubre de 1860 - el 30 de diciembre de 1935) era político y jurist británicos.
Un abogado próspero, Isaacs incorporó los campos comunes como liberal en 1904, se encendió servir como Abogado-General y Abogado-General en los gobiernos sir Henry de y Campbell-Bannerman-Bannerman y Henrio Asquith de Herberto, haciendo el primer Abogado-General a sentarse en el gabinete en 1912.
Lo criaron al peerage como señor Reading de Erleigh en 1914, y continuó levantarse al peerage, siendo hecho un vizconde en 1916 y un earl en 1917.
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Bibliography: See biographies by his son G. Isaacs, 2d marquess of Reading (2 vol., 1943-45), H. Hyde (1967), and D. Judd (1982).
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Edward Frederick Lindley Wood, 1st Earl of Halifax''', known as '''Lord Irwin from 1926 until 1934, (1881-1959) was a United KingdomBritish Conservative Party (UK)Conservative politician.
He succeeded Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of ReadingLord Reading as Governor General and Viceroy of India/ in April 1926, a post he held until 1931.
He was born into a rather sickly west country family: Halifax's three older brothers all died in infancy leaving him the heir to his father's viscountcy.
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