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Winston Churchill

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Sydney Park

on 23 January 2013

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1874-1965 Winston Churchill After visiting the U.S. and whipping President Harry Truman at a rousing game of poker... 1941, August – Winston Churchill met President Franklin D. Roosevelt for the first time while aboard a ship in Newfoundland.
1943, November 28 to December 1 – Churchill, Roosevelt, and the Soviet leader Joseph Stalin met at the Tehran Conference - in which the three leaders coordinated their military strategy against Germany and Japan and made a number of important decisions concerning the post World War II era. soon following... After the three began talking at the important conference about battle plans, they formed a bond known as the Big Three.
1944, October – Churchill visited Moscow to meet Stalin and the Soviet leadership. The leaders discussed who should have control over what in Europe after the expected fall of Nazi Germany.
1945, February 4 - 11 – The Yalta Conference occurred. Churchill met with the other Big Three leaders, Stalin and Roosevelt, to draw up the post-war reorganization of Europe. Pursuing those events... So, the Big Three put their plans into action... His journey begins... He was elected Prime Minister of the United Kingdom in 1940.
June 18 – Churchill made his famous “finest hour” speech to the House of Commons.
Due to the failure of previous major battles, he made it his divine mission to create the Ministry of Defense and better protect his people. www.winston-churchill-leadership.com/timeline.html http://history.state.gov/milestones/1937-1945/TehranConf http://www.world-war-2-diaries.com/winston-churchill-timeline.html http://www.world-war-2-diaries.com/winston-churchill-world-war-ii.htm On February 13-15, British and U.S. bombers attacked the German city of Dresden, killing around some 22,000 civilians. Some historians claim that Churchill bares the ultimate responsibility for the massacre.
Churchill ordered the creation of “Operation Unthinkable” - an unused plan to attack the Soviet Union not long after the end of the war against Germany.
On May 8, Churchill announced the German's surrender to the British people.
July 5 – Churchill was defeated in a general election and becomes the Leader of the Opposition. http://www.world-war-2-diaries.com/winston-churchill-world-war-ii.html 1946, March 5, he made his famous “Iron Curtain” speech about the looming Cold War with the Soviet Union.
1951, October 25 – Churchill became Prime Minister once again.
1955 – Churchill retired as Prime Minister and became a backbencher, or a member of the legislation.
1964 – Churchill decided to abandon politics once and for all.
1965, January 15 – Churchill suffered a severe stroke, causing his death.
January 24 – Churchill died at age 90. He was given a state funeral at London’s St Paul’s Cathedral.
He was recognized for rocketing the morale of the British through well planned out World War ll strategies.
In the end -when it matters greatest- Winston Churchill was extremely well-known as a determined leader who sweat well to achieve his goals and an inspiration to many. http://www.world-war-2-diaries.com/winston-churchill-world-war-ii.html Winston Churchill 1874-1965 http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/14033.Winston_S_Churchill The Big Three... Churchill Roosevelt Stalin http://www.google.com/imgres?q=the+big+three&num=10&hl=en&tbo=d&biw=1600&bih=750&tbm=isch&tbnid=6w4rSm88R1TpLM:&imgrefurl=http://commons.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:The_%2522Big_Three%2522_and_their_foreign_ministers_gather_in_the_garden_of_Cecilienhof_Palace_during_the_last_day_of_the..._-_NARA_-_198953.jpg&docid=YiZEiK5plgwfyM&imgurl=http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/b/bd/The_%252522Big_Three%252522_and_their_foreign_ministers_gather_in_the_garden_of_Cecilienhof_Palace_during_the_last_day_of_the..._-_NARA_-_198953.jpg&w=3000&h=2368&ei=Hw3-UOeKNor49QT9roCIDQ&zoom=1&iact=hc&vpx=549&vpy=158&dur=34&hovh=199&hovw=253&tx=103&ty=129&sig=102693557639649744990&page=1&tbnh=139&tbnw=169&start=0&ndsp=32&ved=1t:429,r:3,s:0,i:159 http://www.google.com/imgres?q=the+big+three&num=10&hl=en&tbo=d&biw=1600&bih=750&tbm=isch&tbnid=CyUY3q7q6k5WXM:&imgrefurl=http://www.historyplace.com/worldwar2/timeline/teheran.htm&docid=hhIcp28hh8RzUM&imgurl=http://www.historyplace.com/worldwar2/ww2-pix/teheran.jpg&w=550&h=351&ei=Hw3-UOeKNor49QT9roCIDQ&zoom=1&iact=hc&vpx=145&vpy=168&dur=21&hovh=179&hovw=281&tx=189&ty=65&sig=102693557639649744990&page=1&tbnh=139&tbnw=208&start=0&ndsp=32&ved=1t:429,r:1,s:0,i:153 Work Cited for Images: N.d. n.p. Web. 21 Jan 2013. <http://www.google.com/imgres?q=winston churchill&um=1&hl=en&sa=N&tbo=d&biw=1600&bih=750&tbm=isch&tbnid=Da1AYSshdCwTwM:&imgrefurl=http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/14033.Winston_S_Churchill&docid=zbvwmsCTB4_7PM&imgurl=http://d.gr-assets.com/authors/1306133803p5/14033.jpg&w=200&h=242&ei=kRT-UK-NKYSk9ASI6oHADw&zoom=1&iact=hc&vpx=2&vpy=314&dur=223&hovh=193&hovw=160&tx=50&ty=93&sig=102693557639649744990&page=1&tbnh=150&tbnw=123&start=0&ndsp=44&ved=1t:429,r:11,s:0,i:183>.

2011. n.p. Web. 21 Jan 2013. <http://www.google.com/imgres?q=the big three&um=1&hl=en&sa=N&tbo=d&biw=1600&bih=750&tbm=isch&tbnid=6w4rSm88R1TpLM:&imgrefurl=http://commons.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:The_%22Big_Three%22_and_their_foreign_ministers_gather_in_the_garden_of_Cecilienhof_Palace_during_the_last_day_of_the..._-_NARA_-_198953.jpg&docid=YiZEiK5plgwfyM&imgurl=http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/b/bd/The_%2522Big_Three%2522_and_their_foreign_ministers_gather_in_the_garden_of_Cecilienhof_Palace_during_the_last_day_of_the..._-_NARA_-_198953.jpg&w=3000&h=2368&ei=MRX-UJy3FJL-8ATWk4GAAQ&zoom=1&iact=hc&vpx=549&vpy=158&dur=1390&hovh=199&hovw=253&tx=172&ty=120&sig=102693557639649744990&page=1&tbnh=139&tbnw=169&start=0&ndsp=32&ved=1t:429,r:3,s:0,i:159>.

N.d. n.p. Web. 21 Jan 2013. <http://www.historyplace.com/worldwar2/timeline/teheran.htm>. "He was the lion who roared when the British Empire needed him most." By: Alina Cirstea and Sydney Park
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