Lord Curzon

Lord Curzon

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  • Curzon Islands — (66°46′S 141°35′E / 66.767°S 141.583°E / 66.767; 141.583) are a small group of rocky islands lying close off Cape Decouverte, Adelie Coast. Probably sighted in January 1840 by a French expedition under Captain …   Wikipedia

  • Curzon, George Nathaniel Curzon, Marquess, Viscount Scarsdale, Baron Ravensdale — ▪ British foreign secretary Introduction also called (1898–1911)  Baron Curzon of Kedleston , or (1911–21)  Earl Curzon of Kedleston  born Jan. 11, 1859, Kedleston Hall, Derbyshire, Eng. died March 20, 1925, London  British statesman, viceroy of… …   Universalium

  • Curzon, George Nathaniel, Marquess Curzon of Kedleston — (1859–1925)    Viceroy of India and British foreign secretary, Curzon was a younger son of an ancient Norman family, and always had a burning desire to add luster to his family’s name by conspicuous political achievement. Educated at Eton and… …   Encyclopedia of the Age of Imperialism, 1800–1914

  • Curzon Line — Demarcation line between Poland and Soviet Russia. The British foreign secretary, Lord Curzon, proposed it as a possible armistice line in the Russo Polish War of 1919–20. His plan was not accepted, and the final peace treaty (1921) provided… …   Universalium

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