George Frederick Samuel Robinson, 1st Marquess of Ripon
Born in London, England on 24 October 1827; died on 9 July 1909.
He succeeded his father as Earl of Ripon in 1859, and the same year became Secretary of War.
During the next half century he was a member of every Liberal cabinet.
Chairman of the commission which settled the Alabama Claims, he was rewarded by being made Marquess of Ripon.
In 1874 he became a Catholic.
He was Governor-General and Viceroy of India in 1880.
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