The British Prime Minister from 1940-1945 and from 1951-1955
What he is known for
Quotes and Statistics
#1: "Courage is what is takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."
#2: "We shall defend our island, whatever the cost may be, we shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills, we shall never surrender."
#3: "We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give."
Statistics: Churchill had 5 sons and daughter and had only 1 sibling. Churchill was 90 years of age at the time of his death. He served as the Prime Minister for 11 years.