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NM Rothschild
Nathaniel Mayer Rothschild, 1st Baron Rothschild, Baron de Rothschild,[1] GCVO, PC (8 November 1840 – 31 March 1915) was a British banker and politician from the wealthy international Rothschild family.Contents1 Early life 2 Career2.1 House of Commons 2.2 Baron Rothschild
Baron Rothschild
of Tring3 Personal life 4 In popular culture 5 Styles of address 6 See also 7 References 8 External linksEarly life[edit] See also: Rothschild banking family of England Nathaniel Mayer Rothschild, who was known as "Natty," was the eldest son of Baron Lionel de Rothschild
Lionel de Rothschild
(1808–1879) and Baroness Charlotte de Rothschild (née von Rothschild). His paternal grandparents were Freiherr
Freiherr
(or Baron) Nathan Mayer Rothschild, after whom he was named, and Hannah (née Barent-Cohen) Rothschild, the daughter of Levy Barent Cohen
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Nathaniel Rothschild (other)
Nathaniel Rothschild may refer to: Nathan Mayer Rothschild
Nathan Mayer Rothschild
(1777–1836), British banker Nathaniel de Rothschild
Nathaniel de Rothschild
(1812–1870), banker and vintner, Château Mouton Rothschild Nathaniel Meyer von Rothschild
Nathaniel Meyer von Rothschild
(1836–1905), member of the Rothschild banking family of Austria Nathan Rothschild, 1st Baron Rothschild (1840–1915), British banker and politician Nathaniel Charles Rothschild (1877–1923), British banker and entomologist Nathaniel Charles Jacob Rothschild, 4th Baron Rothschild
Jacob Rothschild, 4th Baron Rothschild
(b. 1936), British investment banker Nathaniel Philip Rothschild (b. 1971), British investor, former co-chairman of Atticus CapitalThis disambiguation page lists articles about people with the same name
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Cecil Rhodes
Cecil John Rhodes PC (5 July 1853 – 26 March 1902)[1] was a British businessman, mining magnate and politician in southern Africa who served as Prime Minister of the Cape Colony
Prime Minister of the Cape Colony
from 1890 to 1896. An ardent believer in British imperialism, Rhodes and his British South Africa Company founded the southern African territory of Rhodesia
Rhodesia
(now Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe
and Zambia), which the company named after him in 1895. South Africa's Rhodes University
Rhodes University
is also named after him. Rhodes set up the provisions of the Rhodes Scholarship, which is funded by his estate, and put much effort towards his vision of a Cape to Cairo
Cairo
Railway through British territory. The son of a vicar, Rhodes grew up in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, and was a sickly child
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Rothschild Banking Family Of England
The Rothschild banking family of England
England
was founded in 1798 by Nathan Mayer von Rothschild (1777–1836) who first settled in Manchester
Manchester
but then moved to London. Nathan was sent there from his home in Frankfurt by his father, Mayer Amschel Rothschild
Mayer Amschel Rothschild
(1744–1812). Wanting his sons to succeed on their own and to expand the family business across Europe, Mayer Amschel Rothschild
Mayer Amschel Rothschild
had his eldest son remain in Frankfurt, while his four other sons were sent to different European cities to establish a financial institution to invest in business and provide banking services
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Née
A given name (also known as a first name, forename) is a part of a person's personal name.[1] It identifies a specific person, and differentiates that person from the other members of a group (typically a family or clan) who have a common surname. The term given name refers to the fact that the name usually is bestowed upon a person, normally to a child by his or her parents at or close to the time of birth. A Christian
Christian
name, a first name which historically was given at baptism, is now also typically given by the parents at birth. In informal situations, given names are often used in a familiar and friendly manner.[1] In more formal situations, a person's surname is more commonly used—unless a distinction needs to be made between people with the same surname
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Freiherr
Freiherr
Freiherr
([ˈfʀaɪ̯ˌhɛʁ]; male, abbreviated as Frhr.), Freifrau ([ˈfʀaɪ̯ˌfʀaʊ̯]; his wife, abbreviated as Frfr., literally "free lord" or "free lady")[1] and Freiin ([ˈfʀaɪ̯ɪn]; his unmarried daughters and maiden aunts) are designations used as titles of nobility in the German-speaking areas of the Holy Roman Empire, and in its various successor states, including Austria, Prussia, Bavaria, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, etc. Traditionally it denotes the third-lowest titled rank within the nobility, above Ritter
Ritter
(knight) and Edler
Edler
(nobility without a specific title) and below Graf
Graf
(count, earl) and Herzog
Herzog
(duke). The title superseded the earlier medieval form, Edelherr. It corresponds to baron in rank.[2]Contents1 Freiherr
Freiherr
in the feudal system 2 Freiherr
Freiherr
vs
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Levy Barent Cohen
Levy Barent Cohen (1740s – 1808) was a Dutch-born British financier and communal worker.Contents1 Early life 2 Career 3 Personal life 4 Death 5 ReferencesEarly life[edit] Levy Barent Cohen was born in the 1740s. He was the son of Barent Cohen, a wealthy merchant of Amsterdam. Career[edit] Cohen moved to England with his brother. By 1778, Cohen had developed a large business in London. He became known as one of the leading merchants of the city. Personal life[edit] Cohen was naturalized as a British subject in 1798. Through the distinguished marriages which his children contracted, nearly all the leading Jewish families in England were connected with him
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Carl Mayer Von Rothschild
Carl Mayer Freiherr
Freiherr
von Rothschild (April 24, 1788 – March 10, 1855) was a German-born banker in the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies
Kingdom of the Two Sicilies
and the founder of the Rothschild banking family of Naples. Biography[edit] Born Kalman Mayer Rothschild in Frankfurt
Frankfurt
am Main, he was the fourth of the five sons of Mayer Amschel Rothschild
Mayer Amschel Rothschild
(1743–1812) and Gutlé Schnapper (1753–1849). He would become known as "Carl" by the family except for his English relatives who translated it as "Charles". Raised in an increasingly prosperous family, he was trained in his father's banking business and lived at home until age twenty-nine when he acquired a modest residence at 33 Neue Mainzer Strasse in Frankfurt am Main in preparation for his marriage on September 16, 1818 to Adelheid Herz (1800–1853)
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Royal Buckinghamshire Yeomanry
Second Boer War First World WarGallipoli 1915 Egypt
Egypt
1915–17 Palestine 1917–18 France
France
and Flanders 1918Second World WarCommandersNotable commanders Richard Plantagenet, 2nd Duke of Buckingham
Buckingham
and Chandos (1797-1861), Colonel of the Buckingham
Buckingham
Yeomanry
Yeomanry
Cavalry, 1841The Royal Buckinghamshire
Buckinghamshire
Yeomanry
Yeomanry
is an Operational Hygiene Squadron of the Royal Logistic Corps, originally formed as cavalry in 1794, and has also served in artillery and signals roles
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Suez Canal
The Suez
Suez
Canal
Canal
(Arabic: قناة السويس‎ qanāt as-suwēs) is an artificial sea-level waterway in Egypt, connecting the Mediterranean Sea
Mediterranean Sea
to the Red Sea
Red Sea
through the Isthmus of Suez. Constructed by the Suez Canal Company
Suez Canal Company
between 1859 and 1869, it was officially opened on November 17, 1869. The canal offers watercraft a shorter journey between the North Atlantic
Atlantic
and northern Indian Oceans via the Mediterranean
Mediterranean
and Red seas by avoiding the South Atlantic
Atlantic
and southern Indian oceans, in turn reducing the journey by approximately 7,000 kilometres (4,300 mi)
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Benjamin Disraeli
Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield, KG, PC, FRS (21 December 1804 – 19 April 1881), was a British statesman of the Conservative Party who twice served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. He played a central role in the creation of the modern Conservative Party, defining its policies and its broad outreach. Disraeli is remembered for his influential voice in world affairs, his political battles with the Liberal Party leader William Ewart Gladstone, and his one-nation conservatism or " Tory
Tory
democracy". He made the Conservatives the party most identified with the glory and power of the British Empire. He is the only British prime minister to have been of Jewish birth. He was also a novelist, publishing works of fiction even as Prime Minister. Disraeli was born in Bloomsbury, then a part of Middlesex. His father left Judaism after a dispute at his synagogue; young Benjamin became an Anglican at the age of 12
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Egypt
Coordinates: 26°N 30°E / 26°N 30°E / 26; 30Arab Republic
Republic
of Egyptجمهورية مصر العربيةArabic: Jumhūrīyat Miṣr al-ʿArabīyahEgyptian: Gomhoreyet Maṣr El ʿArabeyahFlagCoat of armsAnthem: "Bilady, Bilady, Bilady" "بلادي، بلادي، بلادي" "My country, my country, my country"Capital and largest city Cairo 30°2′N 31°13′E / 30.033°N 31.217°E / 30.033; 31.217Official languages Arabic[a]National language Egyptian ArabicReligion90% Islam 9% Orthodox Christian 1% Other Christian[1]Demonym EgyptianGovernment Unitary semi-presidential republic• PresidentAbdel Fattah el-Sisi• Prime MinisterSherif IsmailLegislature House of RepresentativesEstablishment• Unification of Upper and Lower Egypt[2][3][b]c
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British South Africa Company
The British South Africa Company
British South Africa Company
(BSAC or BSACo) was established following the amalgamation of Cecil Rhodes' Central Search Association and the London-based Exploring Company Ltd which had originally competed to exploit the expected mineral wealth of Mashonaland
Mashonaland
but united because of common economic interests and to secure British government backing. The company received a Royal Charter
Royal Charter
in 1889 modelled on that of the British East India Company. Its first directors included the Duke of Abercorn, Rhodes himself and the South African financier Alfred Beit. Rhodes hoped BSAC would promote colonisation and economic exploitation across much of south-central Africa, as part of the "Scramble for Africa"
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Trinity College, Cambridge
Trinity
Trinity
College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge in England. With around 700 undergraduates, 350 graduates, and over 180 fellows, it is the largest college in either of the Oxbridge
Oxbridge
universities by number of undergraduates. By combined student numbers, it is second to Homerton College, Cambridge.[2] Members of Trinity
Trinity
have won 32 Nobel Prizes[3] out of the 98 won by members of Cambridge University, the highest number of any college at either Oxford
Oxford
or Cambridge
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De Beers
The De Beers
De Beers
Group of Companies is an international corporation that specialises in diamond exploration, diamond mining, diamond retail, diamond trading and industrial diamond manufacturing sectors. The company is currently active in open-pit, large-scale alluvial, coastal and deep sea mining.[2] It operates in 35 countries and mining takes place in Botswana, Namibia, South Africa
South Africa
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Rhodes Scholarship
The Rhodes Scholarship, named after the Anglo-South African mining magnate and politician Cecil John Rhodes, is an international postgraduate award for students to study at the University of Oxford.[1] It is widely considered to be one of the world's most prestigious scholarships.[2] Established in 1902, it was the first large-scale programme of international scholarships,[3] inspiring the creation of a great many other awards across the globe (such as the Fulbright
Fulbright
program, Marshall Scholarship, and the Gates Cambridge Scholarship). As elaborated on in his will, Cecil Rhodes' goals in creating the Rhodes Scholar
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