Stratford de Redcliffe

/strætfəd də ˈrɛdklɪf/ (say stratfuhd duh 'redklif)

noun
Stratford Canning, 1st Viscount, 1786–1880, English diplomat.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Stratford de Redcliffe — (spr. réddkliff), Stratford Canning, Viscount S., brit. Diplomat, geb. 4. Nov. 1786, gest. 14. Aug. 1880, Sohn eines wohlhabenden Kaufmanns in London, Vetter des Ministers George Canning (s. d.), trat in den diplomatischen Dienst und wurde 1807… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Stratford de Redcliffe — (spr. strättf rd dĕ reddklĭf), Viscount, bekannter als Sir Stratford Canning, brit. Diplomat, geb. 4. Nov. 1786 zu London, 1825 58 mit wenigen Unterbrechungen einflußreicher Gesandter in Konstantinopel, gest. 14. Aug. 1880 in London. – Vgl.… …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Stratford de Redcliffe — biographical name Viscount see Stratford Canning …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Stratford de Redcliffe — /deuh red klif/ 1st Viscount (Stratford Canning), 1786 1880, English diplomat. * * * …   Universalium

  • Stratford de Redcliffe — /deuh red klif/ 1st Viscount (Stratford Canning), 1786 1880, English diplomat …   Useful english dictionary

  • Stratford Canning, 1st Viscount Stratford de Redcliffe — KG GCB PC (4 November 1786 14 August 1880) was a British diplomat and longtime ambassador to the Sublime Porte.BiographySon of Stratford Canning Jr (1744 1787), an Irish born merchant based in London, and the first cousin of future prime minister …   Wikipedia

  • Stratford Canning, 1. Viscount Stratford de Redcliffe — Stratford Canning Stratford Canning Str …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • STRATFORD DE REDCLIFFE, SIR STAFFORD CANNING, FIRST VISCOUNT —    a distinguished ambassador, born in London, son of a well connected merchant, and cousin to Canning the statesman; passed from Cambridge to the Foreign Office in 1807 as a précis writer to his cousin; in three years had risen to the post of… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Canning, Stratford, Viscount Stratford (of Redcliffe) — born Nov. 4, 1786, London, Eng. died Aug. 14, 1880, Frant, Sussex British diplomat. A cousin of George Canning, he served as minister to Switzerland (1814–18) and later to the U.S. (1820–23). As ambassador to Constantinople intermittently for… …   Universalium

  • Canning, Stratford (de Redcliffe), vizconde — (4 nov. 1786, Londres, Inglaterra–14 ago. 1880, Frant, Sussex). Diplomático británico. Primo de George Canning, fue embajador en Suiza (1814–18) y luego en EE.UU. (1820–23). Fue embajador en Constantinopla en forma intermitente durante casi 20… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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