William Cavendish-Bentinck, 3rd Duke of Portland

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The Duke of Portland
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Prime Minister of Great Britain
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
In office
2 April 1783 – 19 December 1783
31 March 1807–4 October 1809
Preceded byThe Earl of Shelburne
The Lord Grenville
Succeeded byWilliam Pitt the Younger
Spencer Perceval
Personal details
Born(1738-04-14)14 April 1738
Nottinghamshire
Died30 October 1809(1809-10-30) (aged 71)
Bulstrode Park, Buckinghamshire
Political partyWhig, later Tory

William Henry Cavendish Cavendish-Bentinck, 3rd Duke of Portland, (14 April 1738 – 30 October 1809) was a British Whig and Tory statesman and Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Great Britain. After Ireland joined Great Britain to form the United Kingdom, he was again made Prime Minister. This time, he was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.