The Earl Grey
|Prime Minister of the United Kingdom|
22 November 1830 – 16 July 1834
|Preceded by||The Duke of Wellington|
|Succeeded by||The Viscount Melbourne|
|Born||13 March 1764|
Fallodon, Northumberland, England
|Died||17 July 1845|
Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey, KG, PC (13 March 1764 – 17 July 1845) was a British Whig statesman and Prime Minister. Earl Grey tea, a type of tea with a bergamot orange flavour is named after him. He was the son of Major General Charles Grey, 1st Earl Grey.
Titles[change | change source]
- Charles Grey (1764 - 1806)
- Viscount Howick (1806 - 1807)
- 2nd Earl Grey (1807 - 1845)
References[change | change source]
- Chow, Kit Boey; Kramer, Ione (1990). All the Tea in China. China Books. pp. 180-181. ISBN 978-0-8351-2194-1.