About William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne

William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne
William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne, usually referred to as Lord Melbourne, PC, FRS was a British Whig statesman who served as Home Secretary and Prime Minister. He is best known for his intense and successful mentoring of Queen Victoria, at ages 18–21, in the ways of politics. Historians conclude that Melbourne does not rank high as a prime... Wikipedia
March 15, 1779, London, England
November 24, 1848, Brocket Hall, Hertfordshire

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