The Earl of Russell becomes Prime Minister for the second time

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Historical Context Note

Lord Palmerston dies (aged 80) and Lord John Russell becomes Prime Minister, with W. E. Gladstone leader of House of Commons.

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Editors. "The Earl of Russell becomes Prime Minister for the second time". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 January 2010
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  1. Prime Ministers in Britain