Neville Chamberlain’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Mar 18, 1869

Death Date

Nov 9, 1940

Age of Death

71 years

Cause of Death

Colon Cancer

Place of Death

Nov 9, 1940

Profession

World Leader

The world leader Neville Chamberlain died at the age of 71. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1937 to 1940. He is best known for his foreign policy of appeasement, which facilitated Hitler’s rise to power before the UK became involved in World War II. 

His father, Joseph Chamberlain, was the Mayor of Birmingham and Cabinet member.

Quotes

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However much we may sympathize with a small nation confronted by a big and powerful neighbours, we cannot in all circumstances undertake to involve the whole British Empire in a war simply on her account.

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In war, whichever side may call itself the victor, there are no winners, but all are losers.

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We should seek by all means in our power to avoid war, by analysing possible causes, by trying to remove them, by discussion in a spirit of collaboration and good will.

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How horrible, fantastic, incredible, it is that we should be digging trenches and trying on gas-masks here because of a quarrel in a faraway country between people of whom we know nothing.

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I believe it is peace in our time.