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The Rt Hon Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman
|Prime Minister of the United Kingdom|
5 December 1905 – 3 April 1908
|Preceded by||Arthur Balfour|
|Succeeded by||Herbert Henry Asquith|
7 September 1836|
Kelvinside, Glasgow, Scotland
|Died||22 April 1908
10 Downing Street, Whitehall, London, England
The Rt.Hon. Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman (7 September 1836-22 April 1908) was a Scottish- born British Liberal statesman. He served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 5 December 1905 until resigning because of bad health on 3 April 1908.
Campbell-Bannerman was born in Glasgow, Scotland, in 1836 as Henry Campbell. The surname Bannerman was added to his surname in 1871 as required by his uncle's will. It was a requirement of his inheritance of his uncle's Kent estate, Hunton Court.
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