About Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington
Field Marshal Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, was a British soldier and statesman, born in Dublin, Ireland belonging to the Protestant Ascendancy, and one of the leading military and political figures of 19th-century Britain. His defeat of Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo in 1815 put him in the top rank of Britain's military heroes. In... Wikipedia
May 1, 1769, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland
September 14, 1852, Walmer Castle, Kent, England, United Kingdom

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