Winston Churchill (1874-1965) Timeline

15 Apr 1874
Birth of Winston Churchill
1939
Churchill directs war effort from underground Cabinet War Rooms in London
10 May 1940
Winston Churchill is Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
4 Jun 1940
Churchill makes "We Shall Fight on the Beaches" speech
4 Feb 1945
The Yalta Conference
8 May 1945
V-E Day in London: Churchill greets crowds in Whitehall
26 Oct 1951
Winston Churchill is Prime Minister of the United Kingdom for a second time
24 Jan 1965
Death of Winston Churchill in London
27 Jan 1965
Winston Churchill lies in state in Westminster Hall
30 Jan 1965
Funeral of Winston Churchill at St. Paul's Cathedral