TIL about Graham Sutherland's Portrait of Winston Churchill. Churchill hated it and his wife destroyed it shortly after the couple received it.
Winston Churchill On and Off-Broadway Winston Churchill On and Off-Broadway
The likeness of the ‘British Bulldog’ is appearing on two stages this season: in ‘The Audience’ at the Schoenfeld Theatre and in a one-man show called ‘Churchill’ at New World Stages.
How Winston Churchill ‘Failed Up’ How Winston Churchill ‘Failed Up’
The young man publicly exhorted Britain to go to war; he even insulted the Boers, in a public address, as a “very small and miserable people.” Roger Lowenstein reviews “Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape and the Making of Winston Churchill” by Candice Millard.
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The Last Stand of Winston Churchill The Last Stand of Winston Churchill
William Manchester's grand biography creaks to a close in a volume completed after his death. Deborah Baker reviews "Defender of the Realm" by William Manchester and Paul Reid.
The Fabulously Flawed Winston Churchill Winston S. Churchill retired from the House of Commons 50 years ago today, but his legacy — of wartime greatness and the ability to overcome near ruin — lives on.
OMG used 100 years ago in letter to Winston Churchill The shorthand for 'oh my God' seems to have first been used in a letter to then munitions minister Winston Churchill as a British admiral complained about upsetting headlines.
Winston Churchill, Movie Star Winston Churchill, Movie Star
Thumbs down to the latest film, but a good one may be coming.
Mark Twain vs. Winston Churchill They shared a birthday, a passion for cigars, a prodigious gift for words and a stage on one winter evening in 1900.
Joe Wright on Creating a More Realistic Winston Churchill Given that Oscar season is upon us, it’s hardly surprising that Darkest Hour is being pushed, first and foremost, as an awards showcase for Gary Oldman, who excels in the thunderous role of Winston Churchill. But the film works so well because of the care its director Joe Wright ( Pride & Prejudice, Atonement, Anna Karenina ) takes in balancing the British prime minister’s big, theatrical public presence with his more tormented inner life. Darkest Hour follows Churchill in May 1940, his first month in office, as he seeks to balance the
‘Churchill’s Secret’ Review: Imagining Winston ‘Churchill’s Secret’ Review: Imagining Winston
Michael Gambon stars in this fictionalized view of the prime minister’s stroke and its aftermath.
Gary Oldman had to get up at 2:15 every morning to become Winston Churchill
The Story of Winston Churchill’s Daring Escape A New Book Details Winston Churchill’s Daring Escape
Author Candice Millard talks about her new book “Hero of the Empire,” the story of Winston Churchill’s capture and dramatic escape during the Boer War.
Half-smoked Winston Churchill cigar sells for $12K BOSTON — A cigar half-smoked by British Prime Minister Winston Churchill during a 1947 trip to Paris has sold for just over $12,000 during an online auction. Boston-based RR Auction says the 4-inch (10-centimeter) cigar was bought Wednesday evening by a collector from Palm Beach, Florida. The buyer’s name wasn’t released. The auction company says...
Half-smoked Winston Churchill cigar sells for $12,000
How Winston Churchill's love of horses shaped his life During the 1898 conflict in the Sudan, he was among 400 troops to charge down 2,500 dervishes armed with guns and swords, in an advance that cost 22 servicemen their lives.
Half-smoked Winston Churchill cigar sold for $12,000 The chewed cigar was featured with a photo of the British leader's trip to Paris in 1947.
Winston Churchill in 1895, the month he graduated(with honors)
Half-smoked Winston Churchill cigar sold for $12,000 at auction The chewed cigar was accompanied by a photo of the British leaders trip to Paris in 1947.
Gary Oldman morphs into Winston Churchill for his portrayal of the wartime...
Winston Churchill Paintings to Make Public Debut in Georgia Winston Churchill Paintings to Make Public Debut in Georgia
Blood, Oils, Tears and Sweat: Paintings of Winston Churchill, many never before seen in public, are to go on view in various locations in Georgia, including Atlanta.
Winston Churchill’s half-smoked cigar sells for $12,000 at auction The auction house described Winston Churchill’s half-smoked cigar as a "truly delightful relic of history." Who would bother saving a stinky cigar?
I may be drunk, Miss, but in the morning I will be sober and you will still be ugly. -Winston Churchill
'Your Hour May Be at Hand': Winston Churchill's Letter to Boris Johnson Via the medium of our political editor, Sir Winston Churchill dictates a remarkable letter to the London mayor, bursting with pithy advice about ambition, enemies and champagne
Did Winston Churchill say we should not cut art funding?
There's a famous quote by Winston Churchill that, when asked to cut arts funding in favour of the war effort, he replied: “Then what are we fighting for?” (it can be found here, among other places).
What did Winston Churchill mean by this quote?
Meaning of a quote by Winston Churchill
Did Winston Churchill say “those who kneel for peace … get humiliation and war”?
Some Spanish sites, including Facebook statuses and the Columbian National Daily El Tiempo claim that Winston Churchill gave a quote that translates roughly as "those who kneel for peace ... get ...
Winston Churchill, John Wooden or anonymous?
Success is never final and failure never fatal. It's courage that
This quote has been usually credited to Winston Churchill. [Reference]
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Did Obama remove a Winston Churchill bust from the oval office?
President Obama recently commented on the debate about whether the UK should remain in the European Union. He supported the government position that remaining in the EU is better.
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What colour is Winston Churchill eyes?
light blue :)
Where did Clementine Churchill live after Winston Churchill died?
shelived in the chartwell house in great britain until she died
Why is Churchill Insurance named after Winston Churchill?
I am the son of Martin Long, the founder of Churchill insurance. I asked him this question and he responded with the answer that he enjoyed reading about the life of Sir Winston Churchill ever since he was about 10 and decided to devote the name of his company to him.
"The current Churchill mascot was the product of a staff competition designed to identify ways to differentiate the Churchill brand from Winston Churchill." -Wikipedia I'm pretty sure it was not.
Why is the Churchill downs named after Winston Churchill?
Because Winston Churchill helped design Churchill Downs and so therefore when he died, the people wanted to name the Churchill downs after him for putting so much work into this sucessful projet.
How much older is Winston Churchill than John Churchill?
Are Sir Winston Churchill and Sir William Churchill the same person?
Where did Winston Churchill die?
When did Winston Churchill die?
What did Winston Churchill think of war?
What did Winston Churchill do well?
His leadership qualities during World War 2 were superb and his abilities as an orator helped to revitalize the mood of the British people when it was thought that the country would be overrun by Nazi Germany.
Did Winston Churchill believe in God?
How did Winston Churchill die?
Was Winston Churchill a spy?
Why did Winston Churchill go to war?
When was Winston Churchill in the war?
Why did everyone like Winston Churchill?
he was liked by everone because he was a well konwn prime minisiter and he tried so hard to stop world war 2 !!! he was a freindly, and did everthing to make The United Kingdom a nice and beutiful place! he also whooped Hitler's sorry arse
What did Winston Churchill die of?
Did Winston Churchill have another name?
Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill
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How Sir Winston Churchill was right about Mohammedanism! - Basically a bloke called David Weston got arrested in Winchester for quoting Churchill on Mohammedanism, even though Churchill was proven to be true, ...
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Het is zelfs Winston Churchill ter ore gekomen - Kees Kroon van de Historische Kring Wierden weet waar de plannen voor de grootste bankroof aller tijden zijn gesmeed, over het contact met de regering in ...
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