Clement Richard Attlee, 1st Earl Attlee (3 January 1883 – 8 October 1967) was a British Labour politician who served as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1945 to 1951, and as the Leader of the Labour Party from 1935 to 1955. He was also the first person to hold the office of Deputy Prime Minister, under Winston Churchill in the wartime coalition government, before leading the Labour ... more »
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''Russian Communism is the illegitimate child of Karl Marx and Catherine the Great.''Clement Attlee (1883-1967), British Labour politician, Prime Minister. Speech, April 11, 1956.
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Few Thought He Was Even A Starter
Few thought he was even a starter.
There were many in life who were smarter.
But he finished PM,
A CH, an OM,
An earl and a Knight of the Garter.