Winston Churchill Poster, With V Sign To The Nazi’s On V Day
Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill (30 November 1874 – 24 January 1965) was a British politician, army officer, and writer. He was the prime minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945, when he led Britain to victory in the Second World War, and again from 1951 to 1955.
Born in Blenheim Palace, the residence of his grandfather, the 7th Duke of Marlborough. His father was the Duke’s third son, Lord Randolph Churchill. His mother, Jennie Jerome, was the daughter of an American financier.
Winston Churchill Trade Marks
★ Top hat and Cigar
★ Low speaking voice
★ Fiercely energetic public speeches with heavy emphasis on determination
★ Dry sarcastic wit
★ Always (deliberately) mispronounced the word “Nazi” in his wartime speeches.
The atomic bomb dropped on Nagasaki, “Fat Man”, was christened by US Gen. Leslie Groves with Churchill in mind. The Hiroshima bomb, “Little Boy”, was originally called “Thin Man”, in honor of Franklin D. Roosevelt.
The first American combat ship named after a foreigner, the guided-missile cruiser USS Winston S. Churchill, was launched on 17 April 1999.
Nancy Astor once said to Churchill, “If I was your wife I’d poison your coffee!” He replied, “If I was your husband I’d drink it.”.
Married at St. Margaret’s, Westminster, England. Clementine was a decade younger than him.
Pictured on a 5¢ USA commemorative postage stamp issued in his honor, 13 May 1965.
Early in his life, he briefly worked as a greeting card designer for Hallmark.
Winston Churchill Quotes:
“Golf is a game whose aim it is to hit a very small ball into an even smaller hole with weapons singularly ill-designed for the purpose.”
“A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.”
“It is impossible to obtain a conviction for sodomy from an English jury. Half of them don’t believe that it can physically be done, and the other half are doing it.”
The poster would look great on your wall, or as a present, also great for framing.
★ Size of poster is 8 x 10, 12 x 16 16 x 20, 18 x 24 or 30 x 40. Please choose your size.
★ Beautiful prints, printed on state of the art printers
★ Shipped from California in the USA
★ Giant sized 30 x 40, large Winston Churchill poster 16 x 20 or 18 x 24, or just medium 8 x 10 or 12 x 16 inches
★ Digitally enhanced and remastered images
★ Printed on high quality premium matte 180gsm finished paper.
It comes carefully packed, rolled in a cardboard fitted tube.