William Wyndham Grenville, 1st Baron Grenville

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Lord Grenville
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Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
In office
11 February 1806 – 31 March 1807
Preceded by William Pitt the Younger
Succeeded by The Duke of Portland
Personal details
Born (1759-10-25)25 October 1759
Wotton House, Buckinghamshire, Kingdom of Great Britain
Died 12 January 1834(1834-01-12) (aged 74)
Burnham, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
Political party Whig
Alma mater Christ Church, Oxford

William Wyndham Grenville, 1st Baron Grenville PC (25 October 1759–12 January 1834), was a British Whig statesman and Prime Minister. Grenville was the son of Prime Minister George Grenville.

He was educated at Eton College, Christ Church, Oxford and Lincoln's Inn.